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Man on surveillance video using stolen credit card in Tampa

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Detectives from the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office are asking for the public's assistance in identifying a man who stole a purse from a car and for using a stolen credit card.  

Authorities say that on Wednesday, April 3, at about 4:19 a.m. a man entered a 2013 Honda through a broken back passenger door lock.  While inside, the man removed a purse and fled undetected.  A few minutes later, Investigators say the man went to a Shell Station located on Ehrlich Road and used a credit card, stolen from the purse, twice for a total of $77.24. 

Minutes later, the man went to the 7-11 on Cypress Street and used the credit card five times totaling $212.48.

The male suspect was captured on surveillance video.  Anyone with any information reference the suspect is asked to call the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office at 247-8200.

Anyone with any information regarding the identity and whereabouts of this suspect and who wants to be eligible for a cash reward is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-873-TIPS (8477), report anonymously online at www.crimestopperstb.com or text "CSTB plus your tip" to C-R-I-M-E-S (274637).

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