Police search for suspect who stole jacket, used debit card

AUSTIN (KXAN) — Austin police need help identifying a woman suspected of stealing a jacket from a business in the 200 block on W. 4th Street last month.

Police say the jacket was taken on Jan. 6 just after midnight. The victim’s debit card was inside the jacket.

The card was then used at a local Walmart and gas station between 12:30-1:23 a.m., before the victim could cancel the card.

The alleged suspect was described by police as a black female, 20-30 years of age, with a thin build.

Anyone with information about the suspect or this incident is asked to call the Region I Downtown Detectives Unit at (512) 974-5879.


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