Police need suspects ID'd in credit card fraud

Published 04/01 2013 03:55PM

Updated 04/01 2013 05:40PM

Update: 3:55 pm
CHAMPAIGN -- One suspect in a credit card fraud ring may have been involved in another case. Police are looking for four women who used or tried to use someone else's credit card. Loss prevention specialists tell authorities suspect #1 was involved in an unrelated case.

In this case, the victim realized her wallet was either stolen or missing after she made a trip to Champaign, March 2. Police say her credit card was used to make two purchases at Target on Prospect. It was also declined on several other attempts.

If you recognize any of the suspects, call Champaign County Crime Stoppers at 373-TIPS. Or text: CCTip plus your information and send it to CRIMES. Or log on. You could get a cash reward.

Original: 10:26 am
Police want help identifying four suspects involved in a credit card fraud ring. The victim, who lives out of town, visited Saturday, March 2.

She happened to check her credit card statement the next day and found two unauthorized purchases as well as several attempts which were declined. She then determined her wallet was missing from her purse.

The unauthorized purchases were made at Target. Video surveillance photos show four female suspects. Loss prevention specialists told authorities they recognize the white female as having been involved in another stolen credit card case.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers. You can remain anonymous and may earn a cash reward.

Champaign County Crime Stoppers
(217) 373 - TIPS
Text: CCTip + info to CRIMES (274637)

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