Money stolen from elderly ETX couple after woman lures husband into backyard
Mt. Pleasant, Texas (KETK) — Law enforcement officials are seeking tips in a case where a duo preyed on an elderly Mt. Pleasant couple and stole cash from them.
According to the Mount Pleasant-Titus County Crime Stoppers, on April 8, an unknown woman asked a man living at a house on the 100 block of East Magnolia for help. The person claimed her dog was in the couple's backyard.
When the elderly man and woman went to the backyard, a voice was heard coming from the front yard, and the woman quickly left without saying a word. When the man returned to inside his home, the wife told him an unknown man entered the house and walked to the back rooms. An undisclosed amount of cash was reported missing to authorities.
The Mount Pleasant-Titus County Crime Stoppers needs your help with this crime. Remember all we want is your information, not your name. If your information leads to the arrest of those responsible or to the recovery of stolen property, you may be eligible for a reward up to a $1,000.
Call the Mount Pleasant-Titus County Crime Stoppers today at 903-572-2833 (CUFF) or you can text a tip by entering CUFF plus the tip and send it to 274637 (Crimes). Msg & Data rates may apply.