It comes after an elderly woman's wallet was stolen at the neighborhood Food Lion in Sunny Acres on Dec. 3.
Barbara Tomey was in the check out line when a couple took her wallet as she was searching for coupons in her purse.
A surveillance camera caught an image of the suspects, but Tomey said that wasn't the only help that came from above - a woman paid for her groceries.
"She said, 'It's okay because I know what you're feeling, and I know you're going to be okay' and she disappeared just like an angel," Tomey explained.
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According to sheriff's deputies, these types of crimes happen often.
Weeks ago, a woman's purse was stolen after she left it in a cart while she looked an item on the shelf.
The Cumberland County Sheriff's Office is asking residents to shop safe and consider these tips:
- Never leave your personal items unattended
- For ladies, consider taking a fanny pack that straps around the waist or a shoulder bag and secures around your entire body
- Only take enough cash for what you are shopping for