Suspect Accused of Using Stolen Credit Card to Purchase Electronics, Gift Cards

072716 SuspectRICHLAND COUNTY, S.C. (WOLO) – A man is wanted for fraud after allegedly using a stolen credit card to purchase electronics and gift cards.

Authorities say the suspect stole the victim’s wallet from her purse and went to the Walmart located at 10060 Two Notch Road and purchased two flat screen televisions and other electronics totaling at least $2,000.

The suspect also went to the Sunoco located at 10018 and purchased three gift cards worth over $300.

The suspect is in his mid-40’s, wearing khaki shorts, a gray t-shirt, and a black hat.

To receive up to $1000 for information leading to the arrest of the person responsible, citizens are encouraged to contact CRIMESTOPPERS in any of the following ways: call 888-CRIME-SC (888-274-6372), text to CRIMES (274637), and mark the beginning of the message with “TIPSC,” followed by the tip information or go to: www.midlandscrimestoppers.com, and click on the “Submit a tip” tab.

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