London police seek duo after elderly woman’s purse stolen from walker – The London Free Press



London police are asking the public for help identifying two suspects who stole a purse from an elderly woman at an east-end grocery store.

A woman distracted the senior while a second woman snatched the victim’s purse from her walker at the Metro at 1030 Adelaide St. on July 26, police said.

Investigators on Tuesday released surveillance images of the two suspects.

The first is described as a white woman, around 40 years old, standing five-foot-six with short blonde hair that was shaved on the sides. She had a heavily tattooed left arm and was wearing a blue tank top and light brown shorts.

The other suspect is described as a white woman, about 30 years old, with short brown hair that was shaved on the sides. The woman, who had tattoos on her left arm, was wearing a pink golf shirt, white shorts and had a black bag.

Anyone with information about the incident should call police at 519-661-5670 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.