Thieves snatch woman's purse from car outside Miami day care

Victim leaves car running while inside Bambini Academy, police say


Miami police are searching for two men who they say stole a woman's purse while she was dropping off her child at day care.

The incident was reported Jan. 5 outside Bambini Academy at 300 NW 28th Ave.

According to detectives, the victim left her car running as she dropped off her child. When she returned to the car, she found her purse missing.

Surveillance video from a Target store showed two men using the woman's credit cards to purchasing gift cards.

Anyone with information about the thieves' identities is asked to call Miami police at 305-603-6030 or Miami-Dade Crime Stoppers at 305-471-TIPS.

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