Suspect offers help to elderly woman; withdraws hundreds of dollars instead

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CARSON CITY, Nev. (KOLO) - The Carson City Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help identifying a woman who they say took an elderly woman's debit card, made several purchases, and withdrew several hundred dollars in cash.

It happened on July 4, 2019.

The sheriff's office says the suspect offered to help the elderly woman get groceries. The elderly woman gave the suspect her debit card and a shopping list, but the suspect never returned.

The suspect was captured on camera withdrawing money from a US Bank ATM inside the South Save Mart in Carson City.

If you recognize her, call Deputy Jessica Dickey at 775-283-7857 or Captain Humphrey at 775-283-7850 or Secret Witness at 775-322-4900. Secret Witness is offering a $500 reward for information on the case.

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