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Police: Couple worked as team to steal wallet

LAKE CITY, Fla. – The Lake City Police Department is looking for two suspects who they said worked as a team to steal a woman's wallet out of her purse that was in a shopping cart.

The theft happened on Saturday, October 3. The victim left her purse unattended in a shopping cart, according to LCPD.

IMAGES: Suspects, vehicle in wallet theft

Police did not release the name of the store where the theft occurred.

Police said the female suspect stole the wallet, went into the bathroom, removed the cash, then came out and placed the wallet outside the bathroom.

They said she then went shopping with a man and little girl, paying for their purchase with the stolen cash.

If you know anything about this case, call Investigator Tammy Cox at 386-758-5471.