Community tips lead to purse theft suspect

Neil Estabrook arrested for two purse thefts in Sidney.  (Photo/Sidney Police Department)
Neil Estabrook arrested for two purse thefts in Sidney. (Photo/Sidney Police Department)

SIDNEY, Ohio (WDTN) – Sidney police say tips from the community helped lead them to a purse snatching suspect.

WDTN.com showed you the surveillance photo Monday of two people police wanted to talk to about the crimes.

Police say they arrested Neil Estabrook, 38, of Sidney, on theft charges. More charges could come once the grand jury meets.

A 17 year old female in the picture was not charged.

Police believe Estabrook is responsible for purse thefts at the Sidney Walmart and Kroger.

 

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