Credit cards stolen from an employee’s wallet at the Everything Is Rosey store downtown on Wednesday, Dec. 4 provided the thief or thieves with cards used to charge $2,500 in fraudulent transactions, police said.
Police were called at 3:57 p.m. that day and went to the store at 1072 Post Road. The victim had left her wallet on a table in the store, she told police.
She believed that two suspicious individuals who were in the store earlier might have stolen the cards. One was described as a dark-skinned man in his 20s wearing a gold chain and gold bracelet; the other, a heavy-set female with black hair.
Police checked at other businesses nearby and found that the suspects had been in other stores. As of Monday, investigation wasn’t over.