(KRON) – Stockton police arrested two women caught on camera stealing an elderly woman’s wallet from her purse at a Walnut Creek supermarket.
The suspects have been identified as 22-year old Markkisha Anthnisha Mangum and 22-year-old Martavia Latrice Blount.
Surveillance footage from Sept. 9 that showed the two women stealing the wallet went viral.
The Walnut Creek Police Department released the footage in hopes that the public would be able to help identify the suspects.
A number of KRON4 viewers recognized the suspects which helped police locate them.
Both suspects were booked at the San Joaquin County Jail on Friday for multiple charges, including identity theft, credit card fraud, financial elder abuse, possession of stolen property and conspiracy.
According to police, Mangum’s bail was set at $82,500 and posted bail on Saturday.
Blount has bail set at $22,500 but was also booked for an outstanding warrant for robbery with a bail of $25,000.
If you have any information on the investigation, you are asked to call police at (925)256-3851.