Credit card fraud suspect sought by HPD

Credit card fraud suspect sought by HPD
HPD is seeking this suspect in connection to a credit card fraud case. Source: HPD

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - Hattiesburg police are asking for the public's help in identifying a person in a credit card fraud case.

The incident occurred on July 9 in the Hub City, according to Hattiesburg Police Lt. Jon Traxler.

"This unknown female was caught on video camera using a stolen debit card at 200 North 40th Avenue," Traxler said.  "The suspect is affiliated with a man named, Ricky Austin, who was recently arrested for using another stolen debit card belonging to the same victim."

If anyone has any information regarding the identity of the person, contact the Hattiesburg Police Department or Metro Crime Stoppers at 601-582-STOP.