Police: Woman stole purse from car in Babylon, charged $6K to credit cards

Police in Suffolk County are searching for the person who they say is responsible for stealing a purse and going on a spending spree with

Police say the woman stole a Louis Vuitton

Police say the woman stole a Louis Vuitton purse from a parked car in Babylon and used credit cards within to rack up more than $6,000 in charges.

WOODBURY - Police in Suffolk County are searching for the person who they say is responsible for stealing a purse and going on a spending spree with the credit cards inside.

Police say surveillance photos show the female suspect who stole a Louis Vuitton purse from a parked car in Babylon. They say she then used credit cards from the bag to rack up more than $6,000 in charges.

Police say the suspect was wearing medical scrubs from either Good Samaritan or South Side hospitals.

Anyone with information on the woman's whereabouts is urged to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS.

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