Florence Police search for wallet thief who went on shopping spree

Shoals CrimeStoppers

Suspect photo from Florence Police

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FLORENCE, Ala. – Police are looking for a man they say a wallet stolen from a local doctor’s office turned into a phone, tablet, and other items for a quick-handed thief.

Police say on July 15th, an employee at a local doctor’s office found a man in an employees-only section of the office. That employee said after she showed the man out, she found that her wallet was missing from her purse.

Sometime after, a phone, tablet, and other items totaling over $1,000 were purchased at the Walmart on Cloverdale Road. Police hope you recognize the man in the surveillance footage. He was driving a late-model Chevrolet truck.

Russellville Police are searching for the following people:

  • Bobby Edward Cobb Jr. is wanted by Russellville PD on a Grand Jury Indictment for Theft Of Property 2nd Degree & Burglary 3rd Degree.
  • Precious Michelle White is wanted by Russellville PD on a Grand Jury Indictment for Possession Of Forged Instrument 2nd Degree.​

Florence Police are searching for:

  • Amy Purser White Fraudulent Use of  Credit Card and Theft 2nd.

If you think you recognize any of these people call the Shoals Area Crime Stoppers tip line right now. The number is (256) 386-8685. You can also text your tips by sending tip1293 plus your tip to 274637.

All of your tips are anonymous and could be worth up to $1,000 if they lead to an arrest.


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