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Chad Chronister, Sheriff
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    Release Number: 18-774

    • For Immediate Release:
    • Public Affairs Office of Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office
    • November 13, 2018
    • Contact Person:
    • Public Affairs Office : piocommandcenter@hcso.tampa.fl.us
    • 813/247-8060

    Credit Card Fraud

    Deputies looking for man who used someone else's credit card to make purchases all over Hillsborough County.
    • Friday
    • September 28, 2018
    • Time: 1:00 AM
    • Walmart
    • 15302 North Nebraska Avenue
    • Tampa, Florida


    Black male, 5' 6", 160 lbs., 25-30 years old, medium build, short black hair.  Last seen wearing a white t-shirt, tan shorts, white socks and brown slides.  He also had a black wrist watch on his left wrist.


    HCSO is seeking information about a suspect caught on security camera after using someone else's lost credit card to make a number of purchases. The suspect used the credit card at a Walmart on Nebraska Avenue in Tampa to make two purchase totaling $780.00, and he didn't stop there. The suspect also used the credit card to buy things elsewhere in Tampa and Temple Terrace.

    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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