Cops: Woman used fake credit card to buy laptop in Riverhead

(Credit: Suffolk County Crime Stoppers)
(Credit: Suffolk County Crime Stoppers)

Police are looking for a woman who used a fake credit card to buy a laptop in Riverhead last month, and they’ve asked the public for help.

Riverhead detectives and Suffolk County Crime Stoppers say the woman used the forged credit card at the Best Buy on Route 58 on Oct. 24 about 7:10 p.m. She purchased the credit card and left the store before workers realized the card was invalid.

Anyone with information about the crime is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-220-TIPS. Police are offering a reward of up to $5,000 for information leading to an arrest. All calls will be kept confidential.

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