Wednesday, March 3, 2021

Your Tips Help Identify Two Suspects

Thanks to your tips the Southlake Police Department has arrested one of the suspects wanted in connection with a theft in June at the Sunglass Hut in Southlake and has issued a felony arrest warrant for the other. 

In mid June an employee reported that two black females entered the store and took multiple pairs of sunglasses. The employee said the female wearing the black t-shirt distracted her while the female in the white t-shirt took the sunglasses and placed them into her purse. The stolen sunglasses were valued at more than $1,500 dollars.

Southlake Police Detective C. Melton immediately began an investigation and obtained video surveillance of the pair. Still pictures from the surveillance video was posted on to our social media sites and shown on several local television stations.

Emails and tips quickly began pouring in and the suspects were identified as Landa Anderson and Sandra Cooke.

Landa Anderson, seen wearing the black t-shirt, was arrested on July 1st. Southlake Police have issued a felony arrest warrant for Sandra Cooke pictured in the white t-shirt.

Both women were reportedly out on parole when the thefts occurred.

Do you recognize these two individuals?

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