suspectMonticello and McGehee police are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying a woman suspected of stealing items from vehicles in Monticello and McGehee.

The suspect, believed to be a black female wearing a blonde wig, allegedly broke into two cars in Monticello and stole a purse and wallet. Stolen credit cards and debit cards were then used at Monticello businesses, according to a news release from the Monticello Police Department.

Police believe the same woman stole a card in McGehee and used it at a location there.

The description of the suspect in the Monticello thefts match the description of the suspect in the McGehee theft, according to the news release.

The woman is believed to be 5-feet, 3-inches to 5-feet, 5-inches in height and weighs between 130 and 140 pounds. She is believed to be driving a small white car.

Anyone with information about the suspect or alleged thefts is asked to call the Monticello Police Department at 870- 367-3411