Police seek shoplifting suspect, stole purse from My Favorite Things store in Dunedin

Posted at 4:22 PM, Aug 19, 2016
and last updated 2016-08-19 16:28:15-04

Pinellas deputies assigned to the Patrol Operations Bureau are seeking the public's assistance in locating a shoplifting suspect who stole a purse from a store in Dunedin.

The female suspect reportedly stole a purse from the My Favorite Things store on Wednesday at 2 p.m. Video surveillance captured the suspect picking up a purse before leaving the store.

According to deputies, this is the third reported theft in this area since June 25.

The suspect is described as a white female, approximately 50 - 60 years old, with short blonde hair. She was last seen carrying a black purse and wearing pink capri-length leggings, a white tank top, and white athletic shoes.

Anyone with information on this theft is asked to contact Deputy F. Post at (727) 582-6200 or to remain anonymous and be eligible for a reward contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-873-TIPS or