Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Police Second Squad detectives are seeking a man who stole a woman’s purse in Melville.
The man stole the purse out of a shopping cart at Uncle Giuseppe’s, 890 Walt Whitman Road, on July 10 at approximately 4:50 p.m. The man fled the parking lot in a white Lexus SUV.
Police are also looking for man who stole from an Elwood store on two different dates since May.
A man entered Stop & Shop, 3126 Jericho Turnpike, at approximately 10:30 a.m. on May 30 and stole baby formula. The man entered the same store on June 10 at approximately 9:30 a.m. and stole more formula.
Suffolk County Crime Stoppers offers a cash reward of up to $5,000 for information that leads to an arrest. Anyone with information about these incidents can contact Suffolk County Crime Stoppers to submit an anonymous tip by calling 1-800-220-TIPS, texting “SCPD” and your message to “CRIMES” (274637) or by email at www.tipsubmit.com.
All calls, text messages and emails will be kept confidential.