Cranston Police searching for Rite-Aid thief

Courtesy of the Cranston Police Department

By: News Staff

CRANSTON, R.I. – Cranston Police are on the hunt for a woman who took over $140.00 worth of merchandise from a local Rite-Aid.

According to Police on September 16th, 2016, an unidentified female suspect entered the Rite-Aid, at 1011 Cranston Street.

Authorities say she attempted to conceal the merchandise, and left without paying for it; ignoring the loss prevention associate.

The suspect then fled the scene on a bike, and is described as an older Hispanic female, wearing a grey and black hooded sweatshirt and black shorts.

Anyone with information leading to the identification and apprehension of the suspect is encouraged to call the Cranston Police Department at: 401-942-2211.

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