OPELIKA, Ala. (EETV)- Opelika Police are searching for a suspect in connection with an alleged purse theft.

According to police, the theft was reported at the East Alabama Medical Center on November 19.

Officials note that the victim's credit card was used the same day at Murphy Oil. Police say the suspect who used the card was believed to have been driving a silver Dodge or Chrysler van.

Officials ask anyone with information to contact the Opelika Police Department Investigations Division at (334)705-5220. You may also call our Secret Witness Hotline at (334) 745-8665. You may remain anonymous if you wish.