Police: Pregnant woman & accomplice stealing credit cards

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COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) -  Columbus Police are searching for two women they say have been scamming local store employees out of their credit cards and using them to buy things.

According to police, the duo has been at it since August, going into local stores and making fraudulent purchases.

Officials say one woman diverts the store clerks attention and the other will go through purses, snatching credit cards and bank cards and using them to ring up items for various amounts.

One of the women is described as being six to eight months pregnant.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Columbus Police Department's Financial Crimes Unit at 706-225-4314.

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