Police: Woman Stole Money From Resident At OKC Retirement Community

Monday, July 23rd 2012, 10:08 am
By: News 9

Oklahoma City police are searching for a woman who walked into a retirement community and stole money from a resident's wallet.

Police say the woman walked into Hefner Mansion, an assisted living facility at W. Hefner and N. Council Road, on July 11. The victim she was watching television when she heard a noise at the front door of her room. She said the door opened and a hand reached in and slipped into her purse, which was sitting next to the front door. The victim said the suspect lifted her wallet out of her.

The victim began to yell and the suspect dropped the wallet, and began walking toward the exit. The victim said she didn't get a good look at the suspect, but surveillance cameras recorded video of the suspect walking through the center. She's described as white, approximately 5 feet 10 inches tall with tattoos on her right arm. She was wearing a long, bright yellow skirt at the time of the burglary.

Anyone with information about the crime is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (405) 235-7300.