Police: Suspect Stole Purse From 81-Year-Old Woman

photo courtesy of Pueblo police department

Pueblo police are asking for help identifying a man who allegedly stole an 81-year-old woman's purse and charged nearly $600 worth of stuff on her credit card before she had a chance to cancel it.

The theft happened at the Albertsons on 1500 S. Prairie at approximately 2:30 p.m. Wednesday.

The man allegedly stole the purse out of the woman's cart.

Anyone with information is asked to call Officer Tillman with the Pueblo Police Department at 719-320-6073.