FARRELL TOWNSHIP, Pa. - Police said surveillance video shows a man stealing a donation jar filled with money meant for a terminally ill woman.
The video was taken in Citiline Market in Farrell, Mercer County.
Police said the man told the clerk, “I’m sorry, but I need this.”
Surveillance video shows the man grabbing the jar.
“That jar was tied up with a rope. That guy just came in here and grabbed the jar and took off with it,” said owner Samy Kannan.
The jar contained about $500.
The donations were organized by the Bethlehem Baptist Church in Sharon.
Police said they have a person of interest.
Surveillance video shows man stealing donation jar for terminally ill woman
Amazon.com scam hits shoppers before holidays
Woman caught on camera stealing Salvation Army kettle at Waycross Walmart
Trump takes to Twitter to mull loss of citizenship, jail time for flag burners
Rescued, injured bald eagle treated at Audubon Center