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UNC-Chapel Hill Police Seek Suspect In Fraud Case

Posted June 2, 2003 2:18 a.m. EDT

— Campus police at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill are asking for the public's help in locating a suspect in connection with a March crime.

UNC police said warrants are pending for the arrest of

Isaac Lamont Barbee

, 28, who is charged with financial transaction card theft and fraud. In a March case, police said a UNC student's credit card number was stolen and used to make Internet purchases.

Barbee, a black male, is described as 5 feet, 6 inches tall with brown eyes and black hair, according to police. His last known address was in Chapel Hill, but police believe he may now live in the Durham area.

Anyone with information about the case is asked to call UNC Police at (919) 962-8100 or Carrboro-Chapel Hill-UNC Crime Stoppers at (919) 942-7515.

All conversations are confidential; callers do not need to reveal their identity.