HAMPTON TOWNSHIP, NJ (Sussex County) – The New Jersey State Police is seeking the public’s assistance with identifying a man and a woman who allegedly stole multiple purses in Sussex County.
On Tuesday, Dec. 22, at around 6:55 p.m., and Tuesday, January 12, at around 3:45 p.m., the suspects entered the Walmart in Hampton Township and stole purses from patrons in the store. The pair then proceeded to use the victims’ credit cards to make various purchases.
During the investigation, it was learned that the two suspects in the Hampton Township thefts are suspected of committing similar crimes throughout northern New Jersey.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the New Jersey State Police Sussex Station Criminal Investigation Office at 973-383-1514 ext. 6. Anonymous tips are welcome.