On 04/08/2022, the Opelika Police Department began investigating a report of a Fraudulent Use of a Credit Card. At approximately 5:35 p.m. on 04/08/2022, the suspect entered Hobby Lobby, located at 2570 Enterprise Drive, and proceeded to steal a wallet out of a shopping cart. The suspect then used the stolen credit card to purchase several items at Best Buy, located at 2147 Tiger Town Parkway. Surveillance video shows the suspect wearing a gray hat, glasses, a long-sleeve blue shirt, and jeans entering Hobby Lobby and appears to change into a red hat and light-colored long-sleeve shirt before entering Best Buy. Footage also shows the suspect leaving the scene in an unknown black SUV. If you have any information on this incident or the identity of the suspect, please contact the Opelika Police Department Detective Division at (334) 705-5220 or the Secret Witness Hotline at (334) 745-8665. Tips can be submitted through our Opelika Police Mobile App. You may wish to remain anonymous.
Tips can also be forwarded through Central Alabama Crime Stoppers at (334) 215-STOP(7867), toll-free at 1-833-AL1-STOP, or via their Facebook page: www.Facebook.com/215stop or their website: www.215STOP.com.