6 thieves steal $9,500 worth of purses from Sunrise TJ Maxx store

Theft reported June 2 at TJ Maxx at Sawgrass Mills Mall

By Amanda Batchelor - Senior Digital Editor

SUNRISE, Fla. - Sunrise police are searching for six people who stole multiple purses last month at a TJ Maxx store in Sunrise, authorities said.

The theft was reported shortly before 8:30 p.m. June 2 at the TJ Maxx at the Sawgrass Mills Mall.

Police said six females were captured on surveillance video stealing the purses, worth a total of $9,500.

It's unclear whether they are teenagers or adults.

Police said the thieves might have been driving a silver 2002 Mitsubishi Galant with Florida tag DIT-B34.

Anyone with information is asked to call Detective Michelle Twarkins at 954-746-3564 or Broward Crime Stoppers at 954-493-TIPS. 

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