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Police Looking for Bus Pickpocket
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Police Looking for Bus Pickpocket

Metro Police are looking for a man who stole money from a fellow passenger on a public bus.

According to police, the man was riding a Regional Transportation Commission bus near Nellis Boulevard and Boulder Highway at about 4:42 p.m. March 29, when he tried to pick the pocket of a fellow rider.

The victim tried to stop the man, but he was pushed to the floor. The man then grabbed money from the victim and fled the bus on foot.

The man is described as a black male about 25 to 35 years old. He is between 5-foot-7 and 5-foot-10 with a thin build. He is between 150 and 160 pounds. He is unshaven and was wearing a striped button up, long sleeved shirt and dark jeans.

Anyone with information is asked to call Metro's Robbery Section at (702) 828-3591, or to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at (702) 385-5555.   

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