The Nelson Police Department is looking for a woman who has been ripping off old people.

The Nelson Police Department is looking for a woman who has been ripping off old people.

Identity Theft: the Nelson sequel

Police are looking for information on the identity of a female who has been using stolen credit and debit cards in and around Nelson.

The Nelson Police Department is looking for information on the identity of a female who has been using stolen credit and debit cards in and around Nelson.

The woman has deprived an elderly victim of more than $3,000 while on her shopping sprees. Police are reviewing video footage of the female in various stores, but would welcome any information from the public.

She is described as a white female, long brown hair, 25 to 35 years old. She wears glasses and was wearing a distinctive black vest with pink and white stripes on the shoulders.

If anyone has information as to the identity of this female please contact Const. Hannah of the Nelson Police Department at 250-354-3919.