The Week in Electronics Retail Crime
ID Theft Leads to $10,000 Shopping Spree
Two men who stole a handful of credit cards from a doctor’s office in Ronkonkoma, N.Y., spent more than $10,000 in a shopping spree throughout Long Island that included trips to Best Buy, Wal*Mart, Target, and other locations in December. The New York Daily News reported that the two suspects, described as “husky-looking,” remain at large, and that police have “hit a dead end.” Those with leads are encouraged to call Crime Stoppers at (800) 220-TIPS.
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