Suspect takes wallet of elderly man using walker, police ask for help on ID

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CANTON, Ohio — Canton police are asking for the public’s help identifying the suspect who reportedly stole an elderly man’s wallet.

Police say it happened at Heaver’s Meats, 3307 Cleveland Ave. N.W., on Wednesday just before 11 a.m.

In a video posted on the department’s Facebook page, the victim is seen at the counter counting out his cash for a purchase. He then walks away with his walker, leaving his wallet behind on the counter.

Another man is seen on the video spotting the wallet on the counter, picking it up and putting it in his pocket before leaving the store.

Anyone with information on the suspect is asked to call 330-438-4413.