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SCPD: Suspect Stole Purse at Commack Walmart, then Used Stolen Credit Cards

The credit cards were used at Home Depot to purchase gift cards.

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Man who stole and used a credit card in Commack.

Photo by: Suffolk County Police Department

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Suffolk County Police Fourth Squad detectives are seeking the public’s help to identify and locate a man who stole and used a credit card in Commack earlier this year.
A man stole a woman’s purse from a shopping cart at Walmart, located at 85 Crooked Hill Road, on March 23 at approximately 3:30 p.m. and then used credit cards that were in the purse at Home Depot, located next to Walmart, to purchase gift cards.
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 All calls, text messages and emails will be kept confidential.