Richland County authorities released surveillance video of a man suspected of snatching a woman’s purse at the Two Notch Road Wal-Mart and almost immediately using her credit cards to make purchases.
The victim was pushing a cart to her car in the parking lot at 10060 Two Notch Road around 3 pm Sunday,November 30, when a man in a silver car pulled up next to her cart, snatched her purse and drove off, Richland County Sheriff Leon Lott said in a news release.
In quick succession, the thief bought $40 worth of gas and cigarettes at a Clemson Road gas station, $111 worth of cigarettes at the Forum Drive Walgreens and a laptop costing more than $800 at the Two Notch Road Office Depot.
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