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Police seek 2 women wanted for stealing from elderly woman in Covington

Source: St. Tammany Parish Sheriff's Office Source: St. Tammany Parish Sheriff's Office
Source: St. Tammany Parish Sheriff's Office Source: St. Tammany Parish Sheriff's Office
COVINGTON, LA (WVUE) -

The St. Tammany Parish Sheriff's Office is trying to identify two women who allegedly stole an elderly woman's wallet as she shopped at a Covington business.

Police say July 9, an elderly female was shopping at a local business on Highway 21 in Covington when her wallet was stolen from her purse.

According to police, one of the women distracted the victim while the other took the wallet from the victim's purse. The two females then exited the store.

Three credit/debit cards were used at another local business where more than $7,000 was charged.

Police urge anyone with information on these two subjects to contact Detective Jerry Coyne at 985-276-1329.

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