Philadelphia police have released a photograph of an identity thief who allegedly racked up $73,100 in unauthorized debit card charges on a Northeast man’s bank account.
The 57-year-old victim reported that an unknown man gained access to his bank information and obtained newly issued debit cards in the victim’s name. Starting on June 11, the suspect used the debit cards to make hundreds of purchases at retail stores in the area, including Walmart, Target, Home Depot and Office Max, as well as the U.S Postal Service.Investigators obtained surveillance video of the suspect using one of the debit cards. To report information about the suspect, call 215-686-TIPS or send a text message to 773847. ••EndFragment