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Police search for Walmart thief

Woman caught on camera after stealing wallet from shopper's purse

TITUSVILLE, Fla. – Titusville police are searching for a woman who stole the wallet out of a Walmart customer's purse.

The woman was caught on surveillance video walking out of the store on Highway 50 about 8:30 a.m. Sunday.

The victim, who asked she wasn't identified, said she was shopping for a cellphone case when the woman walked up to her and offered to help find the right case.

She said the woman got close enough to grab her wallet, but she didn't realize it until she went to check out about 20 minutes later.

By that time, she said the woman and another man had already charged more than $1,500 on her accounts.

"I go to work everyday, all day long and she just wants to steal. It's not right. She needs to get caught," the woman said.

Detectives said the woman was seen leaving in a white Chevy Trailblazer.