Man Uses Stolen Credit Card To Buy Home Gym Equipment

Friday, September 23, 2016

Dalton Police are seeking information on a man who fraudulently used a credit card to make purchases to buy home gym equipment.

The victim in the case reported that he noticed fraudulent activity on his credit card account on Wednesday, despite having the card in his possession. His card information was used to make purchases on Tuesday

Detective Brian Shirley recovered surveillance video of the purchase from Walmart, which shows the suspect buying gift cards, a weight bench, a weight bar, and weights. The purchase totaled $330 and the two purchases at Walgreen’s were for approximately $50 each.

The suspect appeared to be an African-American male with a beard and close-cropped dark hair. He wore a red baseball cap and a black T-shirt with a gold chain. The suspect has several tattoos including a visible neck tattoo and a large tattoo on the back of his left forearm. 

Anyone with information on this incident or the identity of the suspect is asked to contact Detective Brian Shirley at 706-278-9085, dial 9 and enter extension 189. 


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