Police: Man steals, tries to exchange woman’s money

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BEAVERCREEK, Ohio (WDTN) – Police are reaching out to the public about the identity a man who is suspected of taking items from a woman’s purse earlier this month.

The man reportedly walked into a local hospital provider and removed a woman’s wallet from her purse, according to the Beavercreek Police Department.

About an hour later, he reportedly tried to use the woman’s credit cards and exchange her foreign money at a local bank. He was unsuccessful in both attempts, according to Captain Eric Grile.

He is described as being in his late 20’s, having long dark hair with a full beard. He was reportedly wearing a blue hoodie at the time.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Beavercreek Police Department at 937-320-7393 or 937-426-1225.

No further information is available as of Wednesday afternoon.

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