Thief steals wallet from State Street church | Crime
Madison police were called to the Calgary Lutheran Chapel on Wednesday evening after a man was spotted taking a wallet from the purse of a church employee.
Police were called to the church located at 701 State St. at about 5 p.m. Police said the man stole cash from the purse and then ran away after being spotted in an office with his hand inside the victim's purse.
The man is described as black, about 20 to 30-years-old, about 6 feet tall with a slim build, police said. The man was wearing a red letterman-type jacket with the letter V on the front, a red shirt underneath, jeans and a baseball cap, police said
Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call Madison Area Crime Stoppers at 608-266-6014.