Police say they've arrested known 'pickpocket' after he robbed elderly man

JEFFERSONVILLE, IN (WAVE) - Police in Jeffersonville say they have caught a well-known pickpocket and thief.

Investigators say Michael Vest targeted an elderly man at the Meijer store on Allison Lane on Nov. 2 and robbed him of cash and prescription drugs.

Police caught up with Vest on Nov. 5 at the French Quarter Apartments at 2727 Middle Road. Vest may have stolen from other victims.

If you think you may be one of those victims, you're asked to call Jeffersonville Police at 812-218-TIPS (812-218-8477).

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