Purse-snatching suspect waves at security camera, police say

Credit: Fort Worth Police Department

Credit: Fort Worth Police Department

This is one thief who wasn’t camera shy.

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Police in Fort Worth, Texas, released video on social media Wednesday, showing a man they said walked into an open garage Nov. 23 and stole a woman's purse, the Star-Telegram reported.

The incident, which occurred about 10:30 a.m., showed a man parking a gray Honda sedan near the residence. The man was wearing a black NBA All-Star jersey with the name “Bryant” on the back, the newspaper reported.

The man looked around as he walked onto the driveway, spotted a security camera and waved at it, the Star-Telegram reported. Police said the man then entered the garage and entered a vehicle parked inside to take a purse that contained cash and credit cards, the newspaper reported.

Anyone with information is asked to call 817-392-3183.

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