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Crime Stoppers: Stolen Credit Card, Fraud

High Country Crime Stoppers and Boone Police seek the public’s assistance in solving the following crime:

On Oct. 22, 2016, Boone Police Department received a report of a fraud. The suspect, a black male, having dreads with golden tips, wearing a lettered ball cap, is suspected of locating the victim’s wallet at a gas station and then using the victim’s credit card to purchase an Xbox 1 with a Kinect and two video games at The Game Father, located at Boone Mall.

While at the gas station, the suspect was with a white female, wearing multi colored pants and a green t-shirt. They both were in a silver passenger car.

Anyone with information on this crime or any other crime is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 828-268-6959 / 828-737-0125 or the Boone Police Department at 828-268-6900. You may also submit a Crime Stoppers Tip via our website at https://www.tipsubmit.com/webtips.aspx?AgencyID=1251 or Text “NCTIP plus your tip” to 274637 (CRIMES). All information will be kept confidential.

High Country Crime Stoppers pays rewards for information, which leads to arrests; recovery of stolen property; seizure of drugs and the location of wanted persons.