Have you seen this woman?

Police have recovered the stolen purse which belongs to an 82 year old elderly woman.

What we know:

  • The purse was stolen from the elderly woman's electric scooter as she was shopping at Ralph's supermarket.
  • The purse was later recovered near Buena Vista and Vanowen streets in Burbank.
  • The woman's credit cards, ID and money were missing.
  • The thief is being described as being a black female, between 20 and 30 years old, about 5 feet 5 inches tall to 5 feet 8 inches tall and weighs between 110 and 130 pounds.
  • The incident was caught by the market's security cameras.

Watch Ralph's security camera footage of the incident:

The suspect was seen leaving the grocery store in an older, 4-door white sedan with chrome rims (possibly an older model Lexus GS):

Security camera footage of suspect's car

Anyone with information about this suspect is asked to call the Burbank Police Department Investigations Division, at (818) 238-3210. If you wish to remain anonymous, you can call “LA Crime Stoppers” by dialing (800) 222-TIPS (8477), or use your smartphone by downloading the “P3 MOBILE APP,” or through their website, at LACrimeStoppers.org.


LA-based NBC anchor John Cadiz Klemack (@johnnbcla) phoned in as the news was breaking, check it out below:

Listen to Sergeant Derek Green of the Burbank Police Department (@burbankpd) join Tim Conway, Jr. to discuss the ongoing investigation:

Read more at NBCLosAngeles.

Photos courtesy of BurbankPD.