OCEAN CITY, Md. (WUSA) - Officials arrested a 23-year-old woman in connection with a slew of property thefts from the public beach areas south of 28th Street in Ocean City, Md.
Police say they arrived at the beach in response to a purse theft on October 5. While there, the police say the victim saw the suspect attempting to steal yet another purse from the beach located at 16th Street.
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Officers say they found the stolen purse, and linked 23-year-old Marie Lopez from Berlin to at least nine additional thefts, which happened between September and early October.
According to police, Lopez was charged with Felony Theft Scheme, 9 counts of misdemeanor theft, and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.
The investigation is on going and Ocean City Police are asking for your help in solving this case. If you or someone you know have had your property stolen, please contact Ocean City Police, Officer Moerschel at: 410-520-5368.