Serial wallet thief at large in Brooklyn

Police say the woman steals people's wallets, then

Police say the woman steals people's wallets, then withdraws large amounts of money from the victims' accounts. (Credit: News 12 Brooklyn)

BROOKLYN - A serial wallet thief is still at large in Brooklyn, wanted for stealing wallets and then withdrawing large amounts of money from her victims' accounts.

Police say the woman stole a wallet from someone at the Borough Hall Street subway station in November, then went to a Chase Bank on Eighth Avenue and West 15th Street and withdrew $2,000. She's also suspected of stealing a shopper's wallet at the Key Food on Avenue A.

The woman is believed to be in her mid-20s to 30s. Anyone who recognizes her is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.

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