A Myrtle Beach woman told police someone stole money from her apartment while she was in jail, according to a police report.
The 55-year-old woman told police Thursday that someone had broke into her home and stole cash while she was jailed on Sept. 9 for public intoxication, police said.
The woman told police that when she returned home to Patriot Way Apartments located at 1520 Coastal Way on Sept. 10 she found that $180 was missing from her apartment, according to the report.
Police spoke to a neighbor who said he saw a man leave the woman’s apartment while she was jailed, according to the report. The man told police the suspect he saw leaving the apartment lives upstairs from the woman.
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The woman told police that when she was arrested the officer would not allow her to lock her apartment before she was taken to jail.