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Biloxi police asking for tips to ID man sought in theft

Biloxi police are asking for help to identify the suspect caught on video using a stolen credit card.
Biloxi police are asking for help to identify the suspect caught on video using a stolen credit card.

Biloxi police are asking for help to identify a man they say was recorded on surveillance footage using a woman’s stolen credit card.

The woman had reported her card stolen Dec. 21 and later learned it had been used for purchases at a casino and a store at Edgewater Mall.

Police said video footage also recorded images of the thief’s car, a red Chevrolet Camaro.

To report information, call the Biloxi Police Department at 228-392-0641 or 228-435-6112 or email ciu@biloxi.ms.us with tips. Tips can also be called in to Mississippi Coast Crime Stoppers at 1-877-787-5898 or email mscoastcrimestoppers.com. Crime Stoppers offers rewards of up to $1,000 for information leading to an arrest.

Biloxi Investigator Justin Branning is heading up the investigation.

Margaret Baker: 228-896-0538, @Margar45

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