Can you identify female purse snatching suspect?

The purse snatching suspect is at left. Detectives believe she left with the male in the photo. HCSO surveillance images

VALRICO, Fla. (WFLA) — Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office deputies hope you can help them find a purse snatcher.

Investigators say it happened at about 8 p.m. on Dec. 22 at the Goodwill store located at 1106 East Brandon Blvd.

The victim was trying on shoes in the store. While she was trying on the shoes, a female suspect took the victim’s purse from her shopping cart.

Detectives say the suspect then took the purse into a dressing room where she stayed for some time. She then left the store.

A male then entered the store and asked about the suspect.

Detectives believe the pair left together in a vehicle.

Surveillance cameras recorded images of the pair and the car they were in.

Detectives released the following descriptions-

White female, 20 – 30 years of age, 5’2″ – 5’5″, thin build, long dark hair, wearing camo pants, black v-neck shirt and flip flops.

White male, 20 – 30 years of age, 5’5″ – 5’8″, thin to medium build, wearing a gray screen print t-shirt and jeans.

If you have information that can help detectives, call the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office at 247-8200. Anyone with any information regarding the identity and whereabouts of these suspects and who wants to be eligible for a cash reward is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-873-TIPS (8477), report anonymously online at or send a mobile tip using our P3 Tips Mobile application, which is a free download for iPhones, iPads and Droids. You must call Crime Stoppers first to be eligible for a reward.

HCSO surveillance image.
HCSO surveillance image.
HCSO surveillance image
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