Police search for well-dressed, suspected credit card thief

WEST SENECA, N.Y. (WIVB) — Police are searching for a credit card thief who used stolen credit card info in several local stores throughout July.

Police say a well-dressed Hispanic male who is between 25- and 35-years-old used stolen credit card information on re-coded credit and debit cards. The man is described as between 5’5″ and 5’6″ with a tightly cut hair cut.

The suspected thief reportedly used the info to purchase gift cards to use elsewhere. Police say he reportedly did this in three separate stores throughout July.

As an incentive for public information, police are offering a reward of up to $1,000 for information leading to the arrest of the man.

Anybody with information on the man’s identity is asked to call Crimestoppers at (716) 867-6161.


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