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DeForest police seek suspect who stole woman's purse, spent $800 on her credit card

Posted at 6:28 PM, Dec 01, 2020
and last updated 2020-12-01 19:28:09-05

DEFOREST — The DeForest Police Department is searching for the suspect who stole a woman's purse and used her credit card to buy $800 worth of Visa gift cards.

The man stole the purse from a cart at the DeForest Pick 'N Save around 1 p.m. on Nov. 19.

The suspect then went to Walmart in Sun Prairie and purchased $800 in Visa gift cards. Police say he used the self-checkout aisle at the store.

The DeForest Police Department is looking for anyone who can identify this suspect. If you can, or if you see him, please contact the police department at 608-846-6756.

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