Metro Transit: Person of Interest Cleared in Theft from Seizure Victim

Updated: 03/04/2013 4:00 PM By: Leslie Dyste

Police say a person of interest in the case of a woman robbed after suffering a seizure on a light rail train has been cleared.

According to Metro Transit, the person of interest came forward and contacted police officers after images of him were released by Metro Transit Police.

The man is now a witness in the case. Police say they are grateful for his valuable assistance in the investigation.

The incident on the light rail train happened Dec. 26.

Anyone with information should contact the Metro Transit Police TipLine at 612-349-7222 or

Play the video to see our story from January.