Woman wanted for shoplifting from Suffolk department store

Posted at 3:52 PM, Jul 16, 2014
and last updated 2014-07-16 15:52:59-04

Suffolk, Va. – Suffolk police are looking for a woman who they say is involved in a shoplifting incident at Belk in the 1400 block of N. Main Street.

It happened on July 5, 2014 at approximately 4:30 p.m.

The suspect is described as a black female in her 20s wearing a striped tank top, police say.

Surveillance cameras captured the suspect altering price tags on merchandise.

A loss prevention officer saw the suspect leaving the store in a white van with Virginia license plates.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Line at 1-888-Lock-U-Up.

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If information leads to an arrest, the caller or “tipster” could qualify for a reward of up to $1,000.