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Pickpockets plagued Brick shoppers with distraction scheme, clothing changes, cops say

Posted on AllSides June 17th, 2024
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BRICK - Three Paterson residents have been charged after police say they were pickpocketing shoppers in various stores in the township. Oswaldo Uribe-Acosta, 35, Salvia Beraun-Villanueva, 27, and Oscar Lopez-Salcedo, 58, were charged with theft by unlawful taking, theft of property lost/mislaid and computer criminal activity, Brick Township Police Chief David Forrester said. In May, Brick Township Police received multiple reports from victims that their wallets and purses had been stolen from their person or shopping carts inside retail stores throughout Brick Township, police said. This was done by a...

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