Police Searching for Wallet Thief in Old Lyme

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OLD LYME, CT- Police in Old Lyme are searching for a wallet thief and his female getaway driver who entered a car that wasn’t theirs at a local gas station, stealing a wallet

According to the Connecticut State Police, the female suspect driving a recognizable Volkswagon Beetle on Thursday at approximately 2:18 p.m. entered the station and committed their theft.

“Two individuals in a Volkswagon Beetle drove into the Mobile gas station on Halls Road in the town of Old Lyme,” Connecticut State Police said in a statement. “One female with blue hair approximately 5 foot 4 inches exited the driver’s side door. A white male, approximately 5 foot 7 inches with short hair, wearing jeans and a white t-shirt, exited the passenger side of the vehicle.”

Police said the man then went into an unoccupied vehicle at a separate gas pump and took a wallet from the vehicle. The Volkswagon then took off, heading northbound on Halls road. Anyone with information relative to this investigation is asked to contact Trooper Bly #1420 at Troop F 860-399-2100

Photos from Connecticut State Police-Troop F Westbrook’s post