Lufkin thrift store recovers stolen wallet on display

By Morgan Thomas - bio | email

LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) – A Lufkin thrift store customer told employees that a wallet they were displaying still had personal items of the owner inside.  They were able to track down the owner thanks to papers left inside the wallet.

According to a Lufkin PD police report, the owner stated the wallet had been stolen out of her purse that morning while she was at the Lufkin Mall.

The wallet was handed back over to its owner; however, she says there was money and jewelry still missing from the wallet.

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