Police: Alleged thief steals wallet right behind victim’s back

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OKLAHOMA CITY – Authorities in Oklahoma City say they are searching for a sticky-fingered bandit after a bold theft.

On Nov. 27, officers were called to A-Publix Storage facility in southeast Oklahoma City following a reported larceny.

According to the police report, the victim was working at the front desk when a man walked in and asked to use the bathroom. The victim says he pointed the man in the right direction and continued talking on the phone.

The victim said after the man left, he realized that his wallet was missing.

The alleged suspect is described as a black man, standing 5’7″ tall and weighing about 180 pounds. He was described as being between 30 and 40-years-old with a stocky build, and has black hair and brown eyes.

If you have any information on the crime, call CrimeStoppers at (405) 235-7300.