The LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department was contacted Saturday, September 1, concerning the theft of a purse.
According to the department, the victim left her car unlocked with her purse in the back seat at an Amish barn sale on CR 50N, west of LaGrange.
When she returned to the vehicle, she discovered that over $200, a check and a gas card had been stolen from the vehicle.
She spoke with the owner of the property, the department noted, who denied any involvement or knowledge of the theft.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department at 463-7491.