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Cary Police Ask Help Identifying Credit Card Thief

Posted January 10, 2007 1:52 p.m. EST
Updated January 10, 2007 11:14 p.m. EST

— Cary police are asking for the public's help in identifying a man who may be linked to a string of vehicle break-ins and credit card thefts.

Authorities said the latest incident occurred Jan. 3, when the man stole three credit cards and a driver's license from a vehicle that was parked at the YMCA at 101 YMCA Drive. According to police, the suspect made a purchase at a Target store using the victim's Visa card.

Police said the man may have been a part of at least six other incidents that have occurred at or near the YMCA since 2002.

Police said the man is described as being a white male, 5 feet, 10 inches to 6 feet, 1 inch tall and weighing 180 to 210 pounds. He is approximately 35 to 45 years old with facial stubble, black hair and a bald spot.

The suspect was last seen wearing a long-sleeve dress shirt and black slacks. If you have any information about this case, you are asked to contact the Cary Police Department at 919-319-4513 or CrimeStoppers at 919-226-2746.