State College police seek pair in attempted theft at Wal-Mart

A man and a woman are being sought as part of an investigation into an alleged theft by deception at the Wal-Mart at 373 Benner Pike.

According to State College police, at about 4 p.m. Friday a man made a purchase with cash then purposely deceived the cashier into returning improper change worth more than the purchase.

The woman was then seen in the checkout line making an additional purchase, police said.

Police are urging anyone with information to contact the police at 234-7150 or submit an anonymous tip.