Male arrested for allegedly using stolen credit card

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Source: Brandon Police Service Media Release

On May 26, 2021, police responded to a report of the theft of identification and credit cards from a vehicle in the 1300 block of 26th street.  Following the theft, the suspect used a credit card at two businesses. 

On May 27, 2021, police conducted a vehicle stop in the 700 block of 10th street.  The driver was found to be disqualified from operating a motor vehicle.  In his possession was the stolen ID from the previous day.  Further investigation also revealed that the 34-year-old male suspect was responsible for using the stolen credit cards at the businesses.  The male was later released to appear in court on August 19, 2021 on charges of Possess Property Obtained by Crime and Fraud Use of Credit Card.