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Police looking for woman who steals credit cards from purses

HENRICO, VA (WWBT) - Police need your help identifying a credit card larceny suspect.

The suspect, a woman, is wanted in connection with several credit card larcenies in Henrico, Chesterfield, and Richmond.  Authorities said she used stolen credit cards to access victims' checking accounts.

The credit cards are stolen from unattended purses located in office buildings.  The suspect then contacts the victims and persuades them to relinquish their checking account PIN.  Once the information is obtained, the suspect withdraws funds from victims' accounts.

Anyone with any information about these crimes or the identity of the suspect is asked to call Inv. C.T. Maher at (804) 501-5000 or Crime Stoppers at (8040 780-1000.

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