Salmon Arm cops searching for liquor thief

The suspect is seen here on the store's security footage after she allegedly put the bottle of alcohol in her purse and left the store without paying.

SALMON ARM – Police are on the lookout for a woman who stole a bottle of alcohol from a local liquor store early last month.

RCMP say a clear image of the woman putting a bottle of liquor in her purse and leaving the store without paying was captured on the store’s security cameras.

A call came in from the Liquor Store outlet reporting a theft around 2 p.m. on April 6, 2017, according to a RCMP media release.

Police say the woman was wearing a camouflage shirt, brown boots and a green jacket at the time.

If you have information or recognize this woman, contact the Salmon Arm RCMP at 250-832-6044 or leave a tip anonymously with Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477.

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