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Denison Police Searching for Purse Theft Suspect

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DENISON, TX--Police in Denison are looking for a woman they believe may have stolen a purse from a shopping cart at a local Walmart.

It happened on October 23rd around 11:30 a.m. Investigators say surveillance video shows a man and a woman walking up to an elderly woman.

Police say it appears the man distracted the victim while the woman took off with the purse.

Police say they've identified the man, but they're not releasing his information and he has not been arrested.

They say the man has a prior record for theft in Durant.

The purse contained the I.D's and several credit cards

If you know anything about the crime you're urged to contact the Denison Police Department.