Pickpockets target woman at grocery store

GAMBRILLS, Md. - Police need your help finding a couple who used a common distraction technique to steal a wallet.

Police were called to the Safeway at 2644 Chapel Lake Drive in Gambrills around 12:30 Friday afternoon for a report of a theft.

When officers arrived, the victim told police a couple distracted her and took her wallet from her purse. Police say several hundred dollars were charged to the card at a local business soon after the theft.

Anyone with information is asked to call Anne Arundel County Police at 410-222-6155.