Deputies said the incident occurred around 6:45 p.m. on August 17, 2014 at the Walmart located on Guilford Drive in Frederick.
The victim reported to police she noticed the suspect standing over her shopping cart while she was turned away from the cart. When the victim went to pay for her merchandise, she discovered her wallet was missing from her purse. The wallet had a large amount of cash inside, as well as several credit cards, deputies say.
Video surveillance from the store shows the woman hovering over the victim's purse.
The suspect is described as a white female, 40-50 years of age, around 5'03" in height, 140 lbs, dark brown hair, with a wolf tattoo on her upper right arm. She was last seen wearing a white tank top with dark spots and green shorts.
Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call Deputy David Voland at (301)-600-3649.
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