Three Suspects Wanted In Connection With Use of Stolen Credit Card

050113cardiffstolencreditcard San Diego County Crime Stoppers and the San Diego Sheriff’s Department’s Encinitas detectives are asking for help from the public to identify and locate the persons responsible for theft and unlawful use of credit cards.

Sometime between the evening of September 29 and the morning of September 30, 2012, unknown person(s) stole a wallet from an unlocked car parked on the 700 block of Knightsbridge Court in Cardiff.

Three unknown suspects used one of the credit cards that were in the stolen wallet.  The card was used at Wal-Mart and Adult Emporium in San Diego, at the CVS and Exxon Mobil gas station in La Jolla and at the Chevron gas station in Encinitas.  One of the suspects (suspect #1) bought .45 cal ammunition from the Wal-Mart. 

Suspect #1 is described as a White, male, adult between 25-30 years old, wearing a dark baseball hat, a black t-shirt and brown shorts.

Vehicle Description: Suspect #1 was seen driving a dark gray, 2-door hatchback and a red, 2-door compact.

Suspect #2 is described as a White, male, adult between 25-30 years old, wearing a black long sleeve shirt, blue jeans and black shoes.

Vehicle description: Suspect #2 was seen driving a white SUV, possibly a Suburban.

Suspect #3 is described as a White, female, adult between 25-30 years old, wearing a green, knit beanie, green dress and a purple purse.

 Vehicle Description: Suspect #3 was seen driving the red, 2-door compact associated with Suspect #1.

Detectives are asking anyone with any information on the location of these suspects to call Crime Stoppers anonymous tip line at (888) 580-8477. Anonymous email and text messages can be sent in via www.sdcrimestoppers.com.

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Questions regarding the investigation should be directed to Sheriff’s Detective Karen Stone at 760-966-3523

Questions regarding Crime Stoppers should be directed to Officer James Johnson at 619-531-1500 or Deputy Adriana Uribe at 619-531-1547.