Pasco deputies need help identifying suspects who used a stolen credit card

Pasco County deputies are searching for two suspects who used a stolen credit card. They said one of those suspects took the victim’s purse by force.

According to the sheriff’s office, the incident occurred on November 2. Between 10:50 p.m .and 11 p.m., the victim walked into a Walmart when the male suspect approached her. Officials did not specify the Walmart location.

Deputies said the suspect attempted to grab the victim’s purse, and both ended up in a physical altercation. Eventually, the suspect overpowered the victim and knocked her to the ground, they said.

The suspect fled with the purse. Deputies said the male suspect and a female suspect used the victim’s credit card at the following locations: 

  • Walgreens at 11115 E. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. in Seffner
  • 7-11 at 8002 N. 56th Street in Tampa 
  • 7-11 at 5012 Pointe of Tampa Way in Tampa

Deputies said it appears the suspects also attempted to make online purchases through Best Buy’s website. The suspects’ vehicle may be a newer model Toyota Prius that is silver or gray in color. 

Anyone with information is asked to call the Pasco County Sheriff’s Office at 1-800-706-2488.