ROYAL PALM, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Just when you think you’ve seen it all in Florida, someone steals the purse of a woman receiving communion in church. The purse, with credit cards and cash, was snatched while the woman received communion.
Here is the official statement from Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office:
Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s assistance with identifying suspects wanted for Purse Snatch from a local Church.
On November 2, 2011, the victim was attending a special ceremony located at the Queen of Peace Cemetery located in Royal Palm when she walked up to accept communion returned to her seat and found her purse was gone.
The victims credit cards were used shortly after her purse was stolen at local stores.
If anyone can identify these suspects and the vehilce attached they are urged to contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-458-TIPS.