EBRSO Looking For Purse Thief: Winn Dixie

East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Detectives are looking for a woman seen stealing a purse from a shopper at the Winn Dixie located at 10974 Joor Rd. on April 10, 2014 at approximately 10:50 a.m.


According to reports, the victim was shopping when a black female took the purse out of the shopping cart and ran out of the store. The Purse contained the victim’s Whitney Bank debit card. At approximately 11:00 a.m. the stolen debit card was used by the suspect at the Winn Dixie located at 6800 Greenwell Springs Rd. to purchase several bottles of liquor at a cost of $217.72.


The suspect is described as a black female wearing a white colored shirt with unknown writing on the font and dark colored knee length pants.

Anyone with information concerning this incident or the identity of the suspect is asked to contact the East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s Office at 225-389-5000. Crime Stoppers is also offering a cash reward for anyone with information leading to the arrest of those responsible.  Contact Crime Stoppers anonymously at (225) 344- STOP or (225) 344-7867 .

East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff’s Office  

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Baton Rouge, LA 70807              

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