FWPD Asking for Help in Identifying a Suspect

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WOWO):  Investigators with the Fort Wayne Police Department are asking for your help in identifying the woman captured in the surveillance photos posted below.


On March 11th, she flagged down an elderly woman who was leaving the parking lot of the Dollar General on Coliseum Boulevard. The suspect told the victim that her front tire was flat. The victim got out of her vehicle to check the tire and at the same time another female entered the victim’s passenger door and stole her purse.


The photos are from the Wells Fargo on Bluffton Road. The female white in these photos used the victim’s personal and bank information to gain access to her account and steal money.


Anyone with information leading to the identification of the suspect is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 436-STOP (436-7867)