Thieves Go on Shopping Spree with Stolen Cards

SUGAR LAND (Covering Fort Bend News) – Sugar Land police are looking for two people who used fraudulent credit cards to purchase more than $20,000 worth of merchandise at Sam’s Club stores in the region.

Detectives believe mail stolen during February and April from at least four residential mailboxes in Sugar Land was used to order credits cards. A man and a woman used the fraudulent cards to purchase a Sam’s Club membership and merchandise that included electronics, groceries and gift cards.

Two suspects were identified from surveillance video inside the stores, and a suspect vehicle was seen on cameras at one of the homes targeted by the thieves in the Sugar Creek subdivision.

The man was black, 25-35 years old, 5 feet 8 inches to 5 feet 10 inches tall and weighed approximately 175-200 pounds. The woman was black, 25-35 years old, 5 feet 7 inches to 5 feet 10 inches tall and weighed about 120 to 140 pounds. The vehicle appears to be a grey or silver 2015-2017 Nissan Rogue.

Anyone with information should call the Sugar Land Police Department at 281-275-2540 or Fort Bend County Crime Stoppers at 281-342-TIPS (8477).

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