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UPDATE: Police No Longer Investigating Reported CATA Bus Theft

by on February 16, 2016 1:00 PM
State College, PA

Update (10:25 p.m.) -- Police reported via Twitter that the person who took the wallet from the bus turned it into Nittany Mall security.

It appears that there is no longer an investigation for a crime related to this incident.

State College police are looking for two women who allegedly stole a wallet on a CATA bus this past Saturday, Feb. 13.

Officers were called to the Nittany Mall when a woman reported that her wallet was taken on the "M" bus. 

Upon exiting the bus at the mall, the victim realized that she no longer had her wallet. She re-entered the bus to find that her wallet was not on her seat.

Police officers reviewed the bus surveillance camera footage and said that "two black females are seen taking the item from the victim's seat on the bus." 

Photos of suspects via State College Police Department

The first female is described as having curly black hair with red streaks in it and was wearing a dark jacket, leggings, and brown boots. The second female is describe as having long, brown hair and was wearing a long, gray coat.

Police ask that anyone who has information on the alleged theft incident or can identify the suspects in the above photos contact them via phone at 814-234-7150, via e-mail, or by submitting an anonymous tip through their website.

Zach Berger is the managing editor of He graduated from Penn State University in 2014 with a degree in print journalism. Zach enjoys writing about a variety of topics ranging from football to government, music, and everything in between.
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