Woman wanted by Mentor-on-the-Lake Police for buying gift cards with $600 in fake movie money at Walgreens

Woman wanted by Mentor-on-the-Lake Police for buying gift cards with $600 in fake movie money at Walgreens
Woman wanted by Mentor-on-the-Lake Police for buying gift cards with $600 in fake movie money at Walgreens (Source: Mentor-on-the-Lake Police)

MENTOR-ON-THE-LAKE, Ohio (WOIO) - Mentor-on-the-Lake Police has a warning for all stores after a woman bought gift cards with six $100 fake motion picture bills: “please advise your cashiers to verify any large bills that they receive.”

Woman wanted by Mentor-on-the-Lake Police for buying gift cards with $600 in fake movie money at Walgreens
Woman wanted by Mentor-on-the-Lake Police for buying gift cards with $600 in fake movie money at Walgreens (Source: Mentor-on-the-Lake Police)

Now police are searching for the woman responsible for the crime that happened at approximately 4:40 p.m. on Nov. 28.

Police said she was about 5′5″ tall, weighed approximately 120 pounds, and looked to be between the ages of 20 to 30.

Her hair was reportedly in a ponytail or bun which made her hair appear short.

MOTLPD shared the following surveillance photos of the suspect:

Woman wanted by Mentor-on-the-Lake Police for buying gift cards with $600 in fake movie money at Walgreens
Woman wanted by Mentor-on-the-Lake Police for buying gift cards with $600 in fake movie money at Walgreens (Source: Mentor-on-the-Lake Police)
Woman wanted by Mentor-on-the-Lake Police for buying gift cards with $600 in fake movie money at Walgreens
Woman wanted by Mentor-on-the-Lake Police for buying gift cards with $600 in fake movie money at Walgreens (Source: Mentor-on-the-Lake Police)

Call Sgt. Scott Daubenmire if you can identify the suspect or have any other information on this incident.

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