Thief Targets Grieving Women at Funerals
Summit County Crimestoppers is offering up to $2,000 for information leading to the thief's arrest.
A thief suspected of stealing from funeral homes in Copley and Cuyahoga Falls has struck again.
The woman told officers her purse was set aside as she and her family grieved during calling hours; and when she came back, it was gone.
The handbag contained $10, a cell phone and her debit card, the report stated.
The thief used the woman's card to make a $160 purchase at Circle K and a $60 purchase at Marathon gas station on West Market in Fairlawn.
Anyone with information regarding the recent string of thefts is asked to contact Summit County Crimestoppers at 330-434-COPS.
According to newsnet5.com, you can remain anonymous and could be eligible for a reward of up to $2,000.
Refer to News Channel 5 coverage, and see if you can positively identify the crook.