BRADENTON -- Bradenton police are searching for a suspect who recently stole a pink purse from a vehicle.
According to a report, the incident took place between 6:45 p.m. and 7:15 p.m. Dec. 5 when a victim's pink purse was removed from the front seat of her unlocked vehicle in the parking lot of Walmart, 5315 Cortez Road, Bradenton.
Police said video surveillance showed the suspect opening the victim's driver's side door and taking the purse.
The suspect is described as a white male between 5 foot 8 inches and 5 foot 10 inches tall, weighing 150 to 165 pounds and wearing a black T-shirt with the word "CLASH" in white writing, camouflage pants, and a dark-colored cap.
According to a report, the suspect also carried a black backpack.
Anyone with information on this case is asked to call Bradenton Police Officer Yolanda Cox at 941-932-9310, or to remain anonymous and be eligible for a cash reward of up to $1,000, call Crime Stoppers (toll free) at 1-866-634-8477 (TIPS) or send an anonymous E-Tip through the Internet at www.manateecrimestoppers.com.
-- Herald staff reportT