Thief steals customer's wallet

MANATEE -- A woman had just finished paying for merchandise at the register and was walking to the exit of Citi Trends, 5100 block of 15th Street East, when someone snatched the wallet from under her arm and ran out of the store about 2:45 p.m. today, according to the Manatee County Sheriff's Office.

The thief was described as 5 feet, 9 inches tall and weighing about 155 pounds. He is believed to be in his 20s, with short black hair, and wearing a blue-and-white plaid shirt, yellow undershirt, and blue denim shorts.