Hoover police searching for man wanted for stealing elderly woman's purse at Walmart

{}{} Hoover Police are searching for a man who stole an elderly female customer's purse at the Walmart on Highway 280.

{} Police say the man acted like he was helping the woman, and went as far as to bring her a powered shopping cart to her in the he parking lot.{} After the victim was sitting in the cart, the suspect grabbed her purse and ran to a car that an unknown suspect was driving.

{} The{} vehicle is a 4-door sedan, silver or gray in color, and may have a partial Alabama tag number of 1C07L**.

{}{} If you know who this suspect is, or anything about him, you are asked to contact Detective Kenny Maddox at (205) 739-7235. If you wish to remain anonymous, you may call CRIME STOPPERS at (205) 254-7777. CRIME STOPPERS offers cash rewards, up to $5000.00, for information that solves crimes and leads to the offenders being charged or arrested.