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Niagara police look to identify woman involved in retirement homes thefts

The woman has allegedly been involved in numerous thefts from residents within retirement homes.

The woman has allegedly been involved in numerous thefts from residents within retirement homes

Niagara police are asking for the public's help in identifying a woman who allegedly stole from residents at several retirement homes in Pelham and Welland. 

Police say the woman is believed to have committed "numerous thefts" from residents rooms over the span of several weeks from Oct. 22 to Nov. 27, they say in a press release.  

Police believe the woman has committed several thefts at retirement homes throughout the Niagara Region. Police are asking residents to review their security camera footage for the woman. 

The woman is described as white, between the ages of 25 and 40 with a heavier build. 

Anyone with information is asked to contact police.