Update: Alleged Red Zone thief turns himself in

, Posted: Sun, April 6 2014 at 9:42 PM, Updated: Thu, April 10 2014 at 2:43 PM

Update (4/10) - Ashland police say the man who took the money turned himself in and returned the stolen money to police. He was cited and released. The case is now closed.


Ashland, Ore. -- A local bar is issuing a warning and Ashland Police are looking for a suspect after they say someone stole cash straight out of a customer's purse Saturday night.

Surveillance video from Red Zone Sports Bar shows a man sitting on the bar and then looking around. The owner said the suspect took over $200 from a woman's purse which was hanging on the bar hook.

Police are investigating and are also issuing a warning to everyone to keep a close eye on your belongings at all times.

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