CLEARWATER — Robbery detectives with the Pinellas County Sheriff's Office are asking the public to help identify two women accused of using stolen credit cards that were snatched from an elderly woman.
According to the Sheriff's Office, a person wearing a skeleton mask and dark clothing stole the woman's purse about 8:30 p.m. Dec. 12 in front of a home at 2400 Winding Creek Blvd. in Clearwater.
Immediately after the robbery, two women used cards that were in the woman's purse to make purchases at the Walmart at 35404 U.S. 19 N in Palm Harbor.
One woman is described as black, 15 to 20 years old, wearing jeans and a red T-shirt with a "wings" design. The second woman is described as black, 18 to 25 years old, wearing a black T-shirt with a unique design and jeans.
The investigation is ongoing, authorities said.