CRIME OF THE WEEK
CONTRIBUTED BY: Police Spec. Ron Coombs
June 28, 2021
On May 16, 2021, around 2 p.m., a woman unknowingly dropped her purse while shopping at the Food Lion at 11 Dunlop Village Shopping Center in the City of Colonial Heights. A female suspect picked up the purse, took it to the restroom and removed the cash. She then left the store, leaving the purse in the women's restroom. The suspect is described as a black female, approximately 50-60 years of age, wearing a pink shirt, a black jacket and maroon sweatpants. She had on pink slides and black headwear, and she left the area in a white Honda Accord.