BELLEVUE, WI (WTAQ) - Authorities in Door County say they have arrested a man and woman suspected of stealing purses and using stolen checks at grocery stores in Bellevue and Sturgeon Bay.
Brown County Sheriff's Capt. Jeff Sanborn says the suspects were found camping at Potawatomi State Park. Door County sheriff's deputies were able to identify them through store surveillance video.
Authorities say on Tuesday, August 12 around 8:30 a.m., a man was caught on video stealing a purse from a shopping cart while a woman was unloading groceries from her cart into her vehicle in the Festival Foods parking lot in Bellevue.
Then on Thursday, August 14, the same man and a female accomplice were seen stealing a purse from a woman at Econo Foods in Sturgeon Bay.
Video of the same man found him buying a large amount of camping supplies at the Walmart in Sturgeon Bay.