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Public’s Assistance Needed to Identify Fraud Suspect

man fraud 300PADUCAH, Ky. (9/4/13) – On the morning of August 28, 2013, Jessica Roberson, a resident of Benton Road in Reidland, reported a theft from her vehicle. Roberson stated that sometime between 5:00 p.m. on August 27th and 7:00 a.m. on August 28th, someone entered her unlocked vehicle and stole a credit card from her purse. After discovering the theft, Roberson contacted the credit card company and discovered someone had already used the credit card at the Southside Wal-Mart in Paducah.
 
On August 31st, Angela Wilson, who resides on Brentwood Drive in Reidland, reported that she believed her credit card was stolen from her vehicle. Wilson stated sometime between August 30th and 31st, her credit card came up missing from her vehicle. After discovering the credit card missing, Wilson contacted her credit card company and discovered it had been used at Southside Wal-Mart in Paducah.
 
After obtaining video surveillance from Wal-Mart regarding the Roberson theft, detectives discovered the suspect purchased several items with Roberson’s credit card shortly after 1:30 a.m. on August 28th. The suspect was observed leaving Wal-Mart in a cab, which was later determined to have taken him to the area of James Marine on Clarks River Road. The suspect appeared to be a white male with a beard, wearing camouflage shorts, a camouflage short sleeve shirt, a camouflage baseball type cap and Crocs type sandals. The suspect appeared to be carrying a dark colored backpack.
 
Video surveillance obtained regarding the Wilson theft showed the same suspect in the Roberson theft, using Wilson’s credit card shortly after 1:30 a.m. on August 31st.

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If anyone has information regarding this crime, please contact the McCracken County Sheriff's Department at 444-4719, or contact Crimestoppers at 443-TELL. Anyone with information leading to the arrest and/or conviction may be eligible for a reward up to $1000.
 
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Information provided by Darrin Frommeyer (McCracken County Sheriff’s Department)

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