Crime Stoppers: Identity Theft In East Ridge

Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Crime Stoppers and the East Ridge Police Department are seeking information regarding an identity theft subsequent from a theft case.  

On Feb. 6, a white female entered a local pharmacy and went straight to the employees lounge. Once in the lounge, the suspect located an employee's purse. The suspect took a cell phone, drivers license, social security card, a checkbook and several credit cards from the victim's purse. The credit cards were used at businesses throughout East Ridge and Chattanooga. Since the theft, there have been numerous charges to the victim’s account. Video, from a different location of the theft, shows the suspect driving a green Jeep Liberty.   

The suspect is a white female who appears to be in her late 20s to mid-30s, 5’3”- 5’7”, and approximately 140 – 160 pounds. 

Anyone with information on this case is asked to call Crime Stoppers. A confidential call could result in a cash reward.Call Crime Stoppers at 423-698-3333.


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