Woman seen on video stealing mountain of dirty clothes from laundromat


Thief stealing mountain of dirty clothes from laundromat 
By: Tanya Malhotra

(Scroll down for video) Police are looking to arrest a woman on a charge of theft after being seen on video taking a mountain of dirty laundry from a laundromat, according to police in Florida.

The St. Petersburg Police Department said that the incident unfolded around 2:15 p.m. on Saturday, at the Downtown Coin Laundry, which is located at 442 2nd Street North.

According to the police investigation, a customer put her clothes into 6 dryers and left the laundromat to get change. The thief is then seen on video stealing $1,500 of her clothing from 4 of the dryers.

When the victim returned with her change and realized that her clothes were gone, she called the police. So far, the thief has not been caught. It is not known what the thief plans to do with the clothes.

“If you know this laundry thief, please call the St. Petersburg Police Department,” a spokesperson for the department wrote on Facebook.