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Chad Chronister, Sheriff
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    Release Number: 18-564

    • For Immediate Release:
    • Public Affairs Office of Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office
    • June 27, 2018
    • Contact Person:
    • Public Affairs Office : piocommandcenter@hcso.tampa.fl.us
    • 813/247-8060

    Credit Card Fraud

    Suspects removed the victim's purse from the passenger seat of her vehicle while she was getting gas.
    • Monday
    • June 11, 2018
    • Time: 9:39 AM
    • Walmart
    • 4928 Hwy 674
    • Wimauma, Florida

    Surveillance photos:



    On June 11, 2018, two suspects removed the victim's purse from the passenger seat of her vehicle while she had her back turned operating the gas pump at the Wawa located at 16620 301 Hwy S. The suspects then used the victim's credit card at Murphy Gas, Walmart and Auto Zone. The suspects were seen driving a maroon Nissan Xterra. The total amount charged on the victim's credit card was $1,921.74.

    Anyone with any information in reference to this incident is asked to call the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office at 813-247-8200. You may also send an anonymous tip from a smart phone using HCSOSheriff app available on both android and apple products. To be eligible for a cash reward, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-873-TIPS (8477), report anonymously online at www.crimestopperstb.com or send a mobile tip using their P3 Tips Mobile application, which is a free download for iPhones, iPads and Droids. You must call Crime Stoppers first to be eligible for a reward.


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