Deputies seek purse snatcher |

Deputies seek purse snatcher

Staff Reports

The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s help in identifying the suspect in a purse theft that occurred in Mont Bleu on Oct. 26.

The suspect appears to be in his mid 20s, he appears to be approximately 5 feet, 7-9 inches tall with a thin build. The suspect has brown hair, and was last seen wearing a grey v-neck T-shirt, blue jeans and dark colored shoes.

The suspect is seen in the area of the table game where the victim’s purse was taken. He leaves and appears to be carrying something in his hands.

The suspect leaves the casino floor and appears in camera view near the hallway leading to the parking garage elevators.

He gets into the elevator and is observed exiting on the third floor of the garage and gets into a white compact sedan and leaves the garage.

Anyone with information regarding this case can call DCSO Investigator Ted Duzan at 775-586-7257.