ID Sought for Credit Card Thief
April 28, 2014
ID sought for credit card thief
Southwest FloridaCrime Stoppers is asking for the public’s help identifying a man who went on a shopping spree last week, using credit cards stolen from an unsuspecting victim.
Surveillance cameras captured images of the man using one of the stolen cards to purchase gas for his newer model silver Toyota Corolla at a Hess station in Lehigh Acres. Detectives say stolen cards were also used at other area stores before finally getting shut down.
The suspect using the stolen cards is described as between 25-28 years of age, 5’9” with short brown buzz cut hair. He is believed to be travelling with a Hispanic female, 25-28 years old, and a four year old girl.
Anyone with information on the suspect is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-780-TIPS (8477). All callers will remain anonymous and will be eligible for a cash reward of up to $1,000. Tips may also be made online at www.swflcrimestoppers.org or by texting a tip to CRIMES (274637) Keyword: REWARD.
Note: A surveillance still of the suspect is attached to this release. There is no video available at this time.
For further information, contact Trish Routte, Crime Stoppers Coordinator, at email@example.com.