Walmart purse thief sought

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Silver Spring Township Police are investigating a purse snatching. It happened on Sunday, July 28, 2013, around 5:45PM at the Mechanicsburg Walmart, located at 6520 Carlisle Pike. A woman distracted the victim inside the store while a male, later identified as Dustin Roeting, stole the purse from the victims shopping cart. Several customers assisted in chasing down Roeting and detaining him until police arrival.

theft1Roeting refuses to cooperate with police.


Anyone with information is urged to contact police at 717-697-0607 or email

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