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Can you identify this theft suspect? Police seek public's help

Can you identify this theft suspect? Police seek public's help


HOBART — Police are seeking the public's help in identifying a woman suspected of stealing items from a retail store. 

The woman was caught on surveillance footage at about 1:30 p.m. Thursday, according to Hobart Police Capt. James Gonzales. 

The business, which police did not name, is in the 2600 block of U.S. 30 in Merrillville.

Police ask anyone who may know the identity of the suspect to contact Cmdr. Nicholas Wardrip at or 219-942-4485.

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North Lake County Reporter

Lauren covers North Lake County government, breaking news, crime and environmental issues for The Times. She holds a master’s degree in Public Affairs Reporting from UIS. Contact her at or 219-933-3206.

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