Detectives from the Montgomery County Police Department – 4th District Patrol Investigations Unit and the 6th District Patrol Investigations Unit are investigating three cases of credit card theft that occurred over a 13-month time period and that are believed to have been committed by the same suspect. Investigators believe that the credit cards may have been stolen from the victims’ lockers while they were exercising in area gyms. Today, investigators are releasing surveillance photographs of the suspect and are asking for the public’s help to identify him.
The following thefts are believed to have been committed by the same suspect:
- March 8, 2017, at the Gold’s Gym located at 18810 Woodfield Road in Gaithersburg.
- March 29, 2018. Investigators believe that this theft may have occurred at the Gold’s Gym located at 18330 Village Center Drive in Olney.
- April 18, 2018. Investigators believe that this theft may have occurred at the Gold’s Gym located at 18330 Village Center Drive in Olney.
The victims’ credit cards were fraudulently used in various stores to include the Home Depot and a CVS pharmacy in Gaithersburg. The same suspect was caught on video surveillance in all three cases.
Anyone with information about this suspect is asked to call the 4th District Patrol Investigations Unit at 240-773-5476 or call Crime Solvers of Montgomery County toll-free at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477). Crime Solvers will pay a cash reward of up to $10,000 for information provided to them that leads to the arrest and/or indictment of this suspect. Tipsters will remain anonymous.