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Posted on: April 21, 2023


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On 03/24/2023, the Opelika Police Department began investigating a Theft of Property, Third Degree, which occurred at Hobby Lobby, located at 2570 Enterprise Drive. At approximately 3:19 p.m. security camera footage shows the victim arriving at the store. At 3:52 p.m. the victim received a text message from Sears Credit notifying her that someone attempted to use her credit card at Sam’s Club in Auburn for the amount of $4,129. She then noticed her wallet was missing from her purse. Upon further investigation, a white female, wearing a large white sun visor, long tan top, and grey pants with a black stripe is seen on security footage exiting both businesses. If you have any information on this incident or the identity of the individual, please contact the Opelika Police Department Detective Division at (334) 705-5220 or the Secret Witness Hotline at (334) 745-8665. Tips can be submitted through our Opelika Police Mobile App. You may wish to remain anonymous.
Tips can also be forwarded through Central Alabama Crime Stoppers at (334) 215-STOP(7867), toll-free at 1-833-AL1-STOP, or via their Facebook page: or their website:

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