Video shows man stealing several purses, wallets from Rochester restaurant

Several purses, wallets taken from well-known restaurant, police say


ROCHESTER, Mich. – Surveillance cameras at a Rochester restaurant captured video of a man stealing several purses and wallets from a back room.

Police said the incident happened at 2:15 p.m. Feb. 11 at a "well-known restaurant" in Rochester.

Video shows the man taking multiple purses off a shelf, laying them on the ground and wrapping them in a dark apron or sheet.

Another video offers a clear look of the man walking around the back room.

Police are asking for the public's help in identifying the man.

Anyone with information is asked to call Rochester police at 248-651-9621.

You can see two videos posted by the Rochester police Facebook page below.

This is surveillance video from a local business. Several purses and wallets were taken. We are attempting to ID this subject. If you have any information please contact Rochester Police (248) 651-9621.

Posted by Rochester Police on Friday, February 17, 2017

Another video from the theft at a local business. We appreciate any help in attempting to ID this subject.

Posted by Rochester Police on Friday, February 17, 2017