Ardmore police in search of woman accused of stealing 3 $20 bills

Ardmore police are in search of suspect in robbery and assault.
Ardmore police are in search of suspect in robbery and assault.(kxii)
Published: Mar. 12, 2021 at 12:29 PM CST
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ARDMORE, Okla. (KXII) - Ardmore police are searching for a woman accused of stealing $60 from an acquaintance.

Police said the woman went to her friend’s house claiming to need water. She then stole $60 from the man’s counter before running away.

According to police, the victim of the theft followed the woman to another home, where she ran inside. The victim tried to follow, but was stopped by the homeowner, who assaulted him.

When police arrived, the woman was gone. According to police, the homeowner cooperated with the investigation.

Police said since the homeowner was defending his property, the assault was lawful, and so the only crime they’re investigating is the theft.

The woman goes by the name of “Stephanie” and is Caucasian with dark hair.

Ardmore police ask anyone with information to call 580-223-1212.

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