Cops: Woman wanted for stealing cash envelope

08/05/2014 9:36 AM |


Riverhead police detectives and Suffolk County Crime Stoppers have offered a reward for information on a woman who allegedly stole an envelope filled with cash from a store in Riverhead last month. 

Police say a shopper at the Walmart on Route 58 left an envelope that contained cash on a desk in the store on July 17. The woman — described by police as black and about 50-years-old with short hair — allegedly took the envelope at about 5:50 p.m. and fled the store.

The woman was wearing a light pink shirt, blue pants and pink shoes at the time of the theft, police said.

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers is offering up to $5,000 for information that leads to an arrest. Anyone with information about this incident can call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS. All calls will be kept confidential.