The Scottsdale Police Department is requesting help from the public in identifying a credit card fraud and theft suspect.
On December 13th, 2017 at 3:30 p.m., a female suspect stole the victim’s wallet (containing her credit cards) from her purse while at the Paradise Bakery at 14884 N Pima Rd.
Soon after, the same suspect went to the Best Buy located at 15449 N Hayden Rd. and successfully used the victim’s stolen credit card to buy two computers valued at over $6000. Video surveillance showed her walking from and to a white passenger car (unknown).
The same suspect later went to the Apple store located at 15169 N Scottsdale Rd. and attempted to purchase $6000 in Apple products, but the transaction was denied.
The suspect is described as a Hispanic female, black hair with blond highlights (in a ponytail). She was last seen wearing glasses, a black sweater with red on the arms, and fashion dark blue jeans with rips on the pant legs.
Anyone with information related to this case is asked to call the Scottsdale Police Department at480-312-5000.
For anonymous tips, please call Silent Witness at 480-948-6377(W-I-T-N-E-S-S) or visit the Silent Witness website at www.silentwitness.org.
Case #: 17-27576