Charleston police ask for help identifying man accused of using stolen credit card
Charleston police on Tuesday asked for the public's help identifying a man accused of using a stolen credit card to make purchases at two Meeting Street gas stations.
To offer tips
Anyone with information about the suspect can call Charleston County's Consolidated Dispatch Center at 743-7200. Callers should ask to speak with the duty central detective.
Tipsters can also call Crime Stoppers at 554-1111.
Charleston police responded around 6:30 a.m. March 17 to a King Street apartment that had been burglarized, an incident report states.
A resident told police that a burglar had entered the home sometime between the hours of 9 p.m. and 5 a.m.
An Apple MacBook Pro laptop worth $900 had been stolen, along with an Apple iPhone worth $400 and a wallet.
According to police, a credit card that was stolen during the burglary was later used at an Exxon gas station, 420 Meeting St., and a Circle K gas station, 320 Meeting St.
Surveillance cameras show a black man wearing a tan baseball cap making the purchases.
The man has not been identified.
Reach Christina Elmore at 937-5908 or at Twitter.com/celmorePC.