MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Brooklyn Center police say a purse was stolen from a woman after she lost consciousness at a laundromat Tuesday evening and later died.
According to Brooklyn Center Police Chief Tim Gannon, Kimberly Elgren-Rheault lost consciousness at the laundromat located off of Bass Lake Road. She was then taken to a hospital where she was treated and subsequently released.READ MORE: Alec Baldwin Fired Prop Gun That Killed Cinematographer, Injured Director On Movie Set (CBS News)
During the course of the investigation, police discovered the woman’s purse was taken by an unknown individual.READ MORE: 3 People Shot In Separate Minneapolis Shootings Thursday Night
The woman later passed away at her home Wednesday.MORE NEWS: Data Show COVID Cases In Minnesota Schools Have Declined, But Experts Still Watching For Long-Term Trends
Family members say they want their loved one’s belongings back, saying they don’t want the money, but there are mementos they’d like, as well as the contacts and photos in her cell phone.