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Crime Stoppers: Man steals purse, uses debit card

Source: Columbus Crime Stoppers Source: Columbus Crime Stoppers
Source: Columbus Crime Stoppers Source: Columbus Crime Stoppers

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COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) – Columbus Crime Stoppers is requesting the public's help in finding a man they say used a stolen debit card to make purchases.

Police say on July 24, 2010 a purse was stolen from Flip Flops on Broadway.

A debit card from the purse was used to make purchases at Wal-Mart on Whittlesey Blvd., and at a Shell Gas Station on River Road.

Investigators say a man used the card and signed transaction receipts using a female name.

The suspect was captured on surveillance during the transactions.

Suspect Information:

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hite male
35-45 years of age
190-200 pounds
brown hair with receding hair line
slight mustache with patch of hair on chin
white v-neck t-shirt
blue jeans and white tennis shoes


If you have any tips concerning the whereabouts of this suspect please call the Columbus Police Department at (706) 653-3188.

If your information leads to an arrest and indictment, you could receive a reward of up to $1000.00 and you do not have to give your name.  

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