Boise Police Department
News Release

Michael F. Masterson
Chief of Police


Contact: Lynn Hightower
Communications Director
570-6180

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Wednesday, November 06, 2013

Detectives want your help identifying a suspect in a fraudulent credit card case

    Boise Police Detectives hope these photos can help identify the suspect.

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What Happened: The victim tells police the fraudulent purchases began to appear on his bank statements in October of this year. The victim notified police on October 14th and a detailed investigation into the incident began.

The investigation: During the course of the investigation Boise Police Detectives obtained these photographs of an adult male suspect who used a fraudulent credit card with the victim's information to purchase more than $400.00 in merchandise at four merchants in Ada County and Canyon County. All of the purchases took place on October 10th, 2013. The photos were obtained from retail and convenience stores. The suspect was seen leaving one of the stores in a red pickup with dual rear tires and Idaho license plates. Detectives hope that someone will recognize the man from the photographs. 

  Crime Stoppers: Officers are asking anyone who may recognize this individual or have information in this case to call Crime Stoppers at 343-COPS, or log onto www.343cops.com, or text CRIMES or 274637, subject: Tip236. A citizen can remain anonymous. A reward of up to $1,000 is offered by Crime Stoppers for information leading to the arrest of criminal suspects.

 

Release Prepared By:

Charles McClure

Boise Police Public Information