VALUABLES LEFT IN PARKED CAR PROVED TOO TEMPTING TO PASS UP

Broward Sheriff's Office: Public Information Office

PIO Number: 18-12-3                                       Date: Dec. 5, 2018

Broward Sheriff’s Office detectives are releasing security video of an opportunistic thief who attempted to use cards stolen from a car parked outside the LA Fitness at 1000 E. Hillsboro Blvd. in Deerfield Beach.

Sometime between 7:45 p.m. and 8:45 p.m. on Oct. 17 2018, an unidentified person smashed the window of a victim’s car and stole her purse. Later the same evening, the thief tried to use the victim’s credit card at the Walmart at 5001 N. Federal Highway in Pompano Beach to purchase a large flat screen television. 

Anyone with information can contact BSO Sgt. Dimos Charoudis at 954-480-4300. If you wish to remain anonymous, contact Broward Crime Stoppers at 954-493-TIPS (8477) or online at browardcrimestoppers.org. Anonymous tips that lead to an arrest are eligible for a reward of up to $3,000.

 
 

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Gina Carter/PIO

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