Search for credit card scammer in two West Michigan counties

Posted at 11:09 AM, Aug 29, 2014
and last updated 2014-08-29 11:09:19-04

ALLEGAN COUNTY, Mich. – The Allegan County Sheriff’s Department released the photo of a man who is suspected of using other people’s credit cards to make purchases in at least two West Michigan counties.

The following is a news release from the Allegan County Sheriff’s Department:

The Allegan County Sheriff’s Office is investigating several Fraud cases involving the suspect in the attached photo.

The suspect used a stolen credit in several retail stores in the Plainwell, Kalamazoo, and Portage areas on August 13th. The credit card, along with several other personal items, was stolen from a vehicle parked at a residence in the Lake Doster area in Allegan County.

The credit card was stolen sometime during the overnight hours on August 12th then used at stores on August 13th. Surveillance video and photos from several of the locations the card was used show the same subject in the attached photo using the card.

The Allegan County Sheriff’s Office would like anyone with information on the identity of the above suspect to please contact the Detective assigned the case at 269.673.7163 or Silent Observer at 1.855.745.3680.