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Tia Carrere shocked after her purse was stolen

Actress and former Dancing With The Stars contestant Tia Carrere has reported her purse stolen after a thief broke into her dressing room while she was performing at a Las Vegas hotel.

The Wayne's World beauty had just finished taking part in the Dancing With the Stars: Live in Las Vegas show at the Tropicana when she headed backstage and found a suspicious man in her changing room.


She confronted the male but he made a run for it and escaped with her purse, two iPhones and a wad of cash, while another dancer had also been targeted, according to TMZ.com.


Carrere called cops to the scene and filed a police report about the theft.


The case is currently under investigation.