One purse was not enough for TJMaxx thief

Detectives with the Sheriff’s Community Problems Unit are asking the public for assistance. They are investigating a series of purse thefts from local TJ Maxx stores. A total of 12 purses were stolen during these incidents. The value of stolen items is approximately $2,000.

The suspect stole purses from TJ Maxx stores on March 5th, 7th and 27th. The suspect was described as a Caucasian woman, approximately 5’4” tall, heavy set, with long blonde hair and tattoos on both upper arms.

A possibly related vehicle was described as a light blue, older model pickup truck.

Anyone with information on the identity of the suspect or her possible whereabouts is asked to call 9-1-1 or 88-CRIME.