Updated: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.