VIDEO: Woman caught on camera stealing money from children

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Video: Woman allegedly steals money from children in Fort Pierce (FPPD)

A woman is caught on camera taking money from two young children at a gas station in Fort Pierce, according to authorities.

According to Fort Pierce police, surveillance video captured the incident that occurred Dec. 2nd at a gas station along North 25th Street.

The children went inside to go pay for gas, and while they were in line, they dropped the money. The woman, wearing a peach colored shirt and colorful pants, placed her foot over the cash that was on the ground, according to police.

Video shows the woman pocketing the money, and then placing it inside her shirt after the children went outside to get their mother, police say.

Police are asking for help identifying the woman. If you have any information, please call the Fort Pierce Police Department at 772-467-6800 or call Crimes Stoppers at 800-273-8477.