During the third week of May, an unidentified suspect used stolen credit cards to make numerous fraudulent charges.
According to police, the suspect used what is likely a cloned credit card at a Walgreens in Grandview, using information stolen from a Bexley resident. The suspect purchased prepaid credit or gift cards, as well as personal items. Once the purchase cleared, the suspect went back to the same store a second time
The suspect also used a stolen credit card from a Gahanna resident to make $7,000 in purchases at Target and Saks stores in Polaris
The suspect is described as a black male in his twenties. He wore a distinctive t-shirt from Affliction Clothing during the fraudulent purchases. He also has tattoos on both forearms. The suspect drives a white, 2002-2007 Buick Rendezvous.
Crime Stoppers is offering a cash reward for any information leading to the arrest and/or indictment of the persons responsible for this crime. Anyone with information about this crime is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 614-461-TIPS (8477) or go to www.stopcrime.org. You can also text a tip to “CRIMES” 274637, keyword CMH.