Murfreesboro Police Seek Public Assistance in Identifying Woman Linked to Theft Incident

Jan 24, 2024 at 01:34 pm by WGNS News

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Murfreesboro, TN - The Murfreesboro Police Department is reaching out to the public for assistance in identifying a woman captured on surveillance footage in connection to a theft of property case. Authorities are eager to question the individual regarding an incident that occurred on January 18 at Kroger on Old Fort Parkway.

According to police reports, a customer shopping at the mentioned Kroger location had an unexpected encounter with the unidentified woman. The victim noticed the woman repeatedly bumping into her while shopping. It wasn't until later, when the customer checked her purse, that she discovered her wallet was missing.


The customer confronted the woman believed to be connected to the incident. However, instead of addressing the concern, the unidentified woman hastily fled the store. The Murfreesboro Police Department is now seeking any information that could help identify and locate this person of interest.

Detective Ed Gorham is leading the investigation and urges anyone with information to come forward. He can be reached at 629-201-5507 or through email at The police department emphasizes the importance of community involvement in solving such cases and encourages residents to assist in maintaining a safe and secure environment.

As the investigation unfolds, local authorities are relying on the support of the community to provide vital information that could lead to the identification and apprehension of the individual involved in this theft case. The Murfreesboro Police Department appreciates the public's cooperation and emphasizes the significance of community vigilance in fostering a secure and thriving city.

The Murfreesboro Police Department remains committed to keeping the community safe and is grateful for the ongoing collaboration with its residents.

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