Third Squad detectives are investigating an incident that occurred on Thursday, November 22, 2018 at 6:35 pm in East Garden City.
According to detectives, a female victim, 30, after shopping at the Justice store, Roosevelt Field Mall, accidentally forgot her wallet at the checkout counter and left the store.
On 11/23/2018, the victim was contacted by her credit card company that an attempt was made to use one of credit cards to which she declined using. She then contacted police to report the incident.
A subsequent investigation by detectives disclosed video (attached) showing the person attempting to use the victim’s credit card at Walgreens, 393 Front Street, Hempstead. She is a female white, appearing to be in her 30’s, 5’5” tall, 150 pounds and long brown hair.
Detectives request anyone with information regarding this incident or anyone who may be able to identify the subject to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS. All callers will remain anonymous.
Details by: Det. Dluginski/3rd Squad 12/02/18/2330/6672