Cops seek suspect in stolen-credit-card use

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Second Squad detectives

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Second Squad detectives are seeking the public's help in identifying and locating the person police said used a stolen credit card at two pharmacies on Route 25 in Huntington. (Dec. 6, 2012) (Credit: SCPD)

Crime Stoppers and Second Squad detectives are looking for a woman who used a stolen credit card to make purchases at two Huntington pharmacies, Suffolk County police said Tuesday.

Police on Tuesday released photographs of the suspect taken from video surveillance at one of the stores where she shopped on Dec. 6.

The credit card was stolen earlier that day when the victim was in the Bank of America at 300 Broad Hollow Rd. in Melville. A person broke into the victim's car and stole her eyeglasses and a purse containing credit cards, police said.

One of the cards in the purse was used by a woman at a CVS at 2 Rte. 25 and again at a Rite Aid at 283 Rte. 25, police said.

Anyone with information can call Crime Stoppers at 800-220-8477, text "SCPD" with your message to 274637 (CRIMES) or visit tipsubmit.com. All information will be kept confidential.

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