Dalton PD searching for man using stolen credit card to buy gym equipment
By WRCB Staff
CHATTANOOGA, TN (WRCB) -
Police are asking for help with identifying a man who allegedly used stolen credit card information to buy workout equipment from a Dalton area Walmart.
The victim in this case reported that he noticed fraudulent activity on his credit card on September 21, despite having the card in his possession. The card information was used to make purchases on September 20 at a Walgreens and Walmart on E. Walnut Ave. in Dalton.
Detective, Brian Shirley recovered surveillance video of the purchases from Walmart which shows the suspect buying gift cards, a weight bench, a weight bar, and weights totaling to $330. The two items from Walgreens totaled to $50 each.
Dalton Police said in a press release that the subject appears to be an African-American male with a beard and close cropped dark hair. He wore a red baseball cap and a black t-shirt with a gold chain. The suspect has several tattoos including a visible neck tattoo and a large tattoo on the back of his left forearm.
Dalton Police are asking anyone with information on this incident or the identity of the suspect to contact Detective Brian Shirley at 706-278-9085, dial 9 and enter extension 189.