Woman accused of snatching employee tip jar in metro Detroit

Posted at 1:05 PM, Jul 03, 2017
and last updated 2017-07-03 13:05:56-04

The Westland Police Department is asking for the public's help to identify a woman wanted for snatching an employee tip jar from a restaurant on June 27.

Police say the woman captured in the surveillance photos above walked into the Bamboo Garden Restaurant around 3 p.m. and placed a carry-out order. While employees weren't looking, police say the woman ripped the tip jar-- which was secured by a chain -- off of the counter. 

If you recognize this woman, please call police at 734-722-9600.