SAVANNAH, GA (May 3, 2016): Islands Precinct investigators of Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department ask the public’s help in identifying the suspect who on April 13, stole multiple credit cards from an unattended purse at Mercer University’s School of Medicine, located on the 1200 block of East 66th Street.

The same day, surveillance footage captured at HH Gregg, on the 7800 block Abercorn Street, showed a female suspect making several transactions with the stolen cards. The transactions totaled several thousand dollars.

The suspect is described as a heavy set black female with red or brown hair. During the incident she wore a black and white patterned shirt, long black pants and black shoes.

Anyone with information is asked to call CrimeStoppers at (912) 234-2020 or text CRIMES (274637) using the keyword CSTOP2020. Tipsters remain anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward.

A tip line also is open directly to investigators at (912) 525-3124.