An Orange woman went to lunch Monday afternoon, only to return to her vehicle and find her purse and other items stolen. Ashley Mayeux told Officer Christopher Cowart that she thought she had locked her vehicle, but officers found no forced entry into the Acura Legend.

Mayeux told police the she left her purse, which had gift cards and other personal items in it, behind the seat of the vehicle. Her wallet contained her personal identification cards, along with Wal-Mart and Barnes and Nobles gift cards. A Sony digital camera and her Lamar ID was also in the purse.

The total loss of the items was valued at over $240. Mayeux advised officers that she does wish to press charges if a suspect is located in the theft.