Tuesday, December 15, 2015

Suspect Sought in Credit Card Theft

December 15, 2015

The Richmond Police Department is asking for the public’s help to identify the man in the photo who is a suspect in a theft that occurred earlier this month in the Woodland Heights neighborhood.

On the afternoon of December 4, the suspect is believed to have taken a wallet from a vehicle parked along West 33rd Street. That evening the victim’s credit card, which was inside the wallet, was used at a supermarket in Church Hill.

The suspect was captured on surveillance video at the store where the card was used. He was wearing jeans, a dark shirt and jacket, white sneakers and a New York Yankees hat.

Anyone who has information about this person is asked to call Third Precinct Detective Harry Brown at (804) 646-1109 or Crime Stoppers at 780-1000. Citizens can also text Crime Stoppers at 274637, using the key word “ITip” followed by your tip. Both Crime Stoppers methods are anonymous.