Ventura County News
Thief lifts churchgoer's wallet, goes on spending spree across Ventura County
VENTURA, Calif. (KABC) -- Police hope a surveillance image will help catch a thief who preyed on a churchgoer in Ventura County.
In the photo, the man is seen pushing a shopping cart through a Target store at 4200 E. Main St. in Ventura.
Ventura officers believe he stole a woman's wallet at a local church on March 10, and then went on a shopping spree at Target stores in Ventura and Camarillo, and a Wal-Mart in Oxnard.
More than $1,900 in charges wound up on the woman's credit cards.
The suspect is described as a white male, between 5 feet and 10 inches to 6 feet tall, weighing about 160-170 pounds, with a slim build and brown hair.
If you have any information about this suspect, you're urged to contact the Ventura Police Department or Crime Stoppers at (800) 222-TIPS.
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