Police seek identity of credit card theft suspects

Surveillance pictures provided by Suffolk police
Surveillance pictures provided by Suffolk police

SUFFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — Suffolk investigators are asking for the public’s help identifying two suspects in a credit card theft and fraud investigation.

The credit card involved was stolen around 1:30 a.m. June 5 from the Wal-Mart in the 6200 block of College Drive, according to Diana Klink with Suffolk police.

 

VIDEO: Wal-Mart surveillance video of suspects

Surveillance video showed after an employee set her keys with an fob-style credit card attached on a shelf, a suspect took the keys before the employee returned. Klink said the surveillance video showed the suspect arrived at the store with three other people.

A bout an hour later, the credit card was used for a purchase at a 7-Eleven store in the 6400 block of Hampton Roads Parkway. One of the suspects from the Wal-Mart surveillance video was seen swiping the victim’s credit card while it remained attached to the key ring, Klink said.

VIDEO: 7-Eleven surveillance video of suspect

One suspect is described as a thin black woman in her mid 20’s. She was wearing a maroon shirt and teal pants. The other suspect is described as a large black man in his 20’s, approximately 5’8.” He was wearing a white shirt with stripes and gray pants.

Anyone with information about the suspects is asked to contact Crime Line at 1-888-LOCK-U-UP.

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