The Marion County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in identifying four individuals who are suspected of using a stolen credit card to make fraudulent purchases throughout Marion County.
On May 21, 2022, a female victim notified the Ocala Police Department that someone had stolen her credit card from the Rural King located on NW 10th Street in Ocala. MCSO learned that the victim’s credit card had been fraudulently used to make multiple purchases, and several of those transactions occurred within MCSO’s jurisdiction.
The sheriff’s office conducted an investigation, and surveillance footage revealed the four suspects, a man and three women (pictured below), who allegedly used the victim’s credit card at the Quick King Food Store on NW 44th Avenue. The suspects also allegedly used the victim’s credit card at the Five Guys, Walmart, and Walmart gas station located on SW Highway 200.
In total, over $950 was charged to the victim’s credit card within Marion County, and additional fraudulent transactions totaling approximately $1,600 were made outside of Marion County.
If you have any information regarding the identify of these individuals, please contact the Marion County Sheriff’s Office at 352-732-9111.