Independence police are trying to learn the identity of two men shown in a store security video. Both are suspected of using stolen credit cards to make purchases at area businesses.
The Independence Police Department says the theft and fraud took place on Aug. 19. A satchel was reported stolen that day from a vehicle. The satchel contained credit cards and other valuables. Police say that soon after the theft, someone was using the stolen credit cards to either commit fraud or attempt to do so at several businesses.
At one business, surveillance video caught two men trying to use the victim’s stolen cards. Anyone who recognizes these two men or who knows anything about the crime is asked to call the TIPS Hotline at 474-8477 or the Independence Police at 816-836-3600.
– Staff report