Hanover Investigators Ask Help In Finding Thieves
Hanover County, VA (1140wrva.com)_ The Hanover Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in identifying two suspects involved in the theft of credit cards which resulted in several thousands of dollars in losses.
The thefts occurred on August 21, 2013, while the victims were shopping at separate retail locations. In the first incident, one of the suspects distracted the victim while the other stole her wallet from her purse. During the second incident, the suspects stole the victim’s wallet from her unlocked vehicle.
The suspects then immediately used the stolen cards at local retailers in the Hanover and Henrico, where they purchased electronics and gift cards.
The suspects can be seen in the attached images, which were recovered during the course of the investigation. They are described as black females, who are believed to be driving a full-sized SUV.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact the Hanover County Sheriff’s Office at (804) 365-6140 or the Metro Richmond Crime Stoppers at (804) 780-1000. Citizens can also text Crime Stoppers at 274637 (CRIMES), using the keyword “iTip” followed by your tip. Both Crime Stoppers methods are anonymous.