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Woman accused of stealing from 'Hamilton' theatergoers

Posted 1:57 a.m. Monday
Updated 7:57 a.m. Monday

FILE- In this July 9, 2016, file photo, people walk by the "Hamilton" marquee at the Richard Rogers Theatre in New York. Police in New York City are searching for a woman who they say stole items from several people who were waiting for performers from the Broadway hit "Hamilton" outside the theater. Police say that between May 25 and Nov. 6, six theatergoers had their belongings stolen as they waited outside the theater to see the stars of the show. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)

— Police in New York City are searching for a woman who they say stole items from several people who were waiting for performers from the Broadway hit "Hamilton" outside the theater.

Police say that between May 25 and Nov. 6, six theatergoers had their belongings stolen as they waited outside the Richard Rodgers Theater to see the stars of the show.

The woman allegedly used the victims' credit cards to purchase $2,200 worth of merchandise at various locations in the city including Macy's department store, Junior's Restaurant and Duane Reade.

The woman was caught on surveillance cameras at various stores where police say she used the credit cards.

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