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Man Wanted for Opening Credit Card with Another Person's Info, Cops Say

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An identity thief opened a store credit card and made a purchase at Home Depot in Commack.

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Man who opened a fraudulent credit card.

Photo by: Suffolk County Police Department

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Police Financial Crimes Unit detectives are seeking the public’s help to identify and locate the man who opened a credit card using another person’s information in Commack last year. 
 
A man used another person’s identity to open a store credit card and make a purchase at Home Depot, located at 5025 Jericho Turnpike, on December 13 at approximately 11:30 a.m. 
 
Suffolk County Crime Stoppers offers a cash reward of up to $5,000 for information that leads to an arrest. Anyone with information about these incidents can contact Suffolk County Crime Stoppers to submit an anonymous tip by calling 1-800-220-TIPS, texting “SCPD” and your message to “CRIMES” (274637) or by email at www.tipsubmit.com. All calls, text messages and emails will be kept confidential.