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Sought: Wanted car burglars using stolen credit cards

Tampa, Florida -- Hillsborough Sheriff's deputies are asking for the public's help identifying two people who attempted to use stolen credit cards at a Tampa Target.

Deputies say on Jan. 8 at 4:50 p.m., two unknown suspects broke into two separate vehicles, parked in the YMCA parking lot in the 8900 block of Waters Avenue, by smashing the windows on both vehicles.

They then removed various items including a wallet and purse and went to the Target also on W. Waters Ave. and used the victim's credit card to buy $424 worth of gift cards.

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The suspects also tried to use two additional credit cards, but the transactions were declined. The same suspects were also captured on video surveillance at another Target location, using a stolen credit card from a separate vehicle burglary.

The suspects are described below:

Suspect 1: Black male, 6'-6'2", 22-29 years of age, 220-235 lbs., with unknown tattoos on neck and wrists. Last seen wearing a gray sweater and gray pants.

Suspect 2: White female, 5'5"-5'8", 160-175 lbs., large build, 30-40 years of age, black hair possibly a wig, mole on right cheek. Last seen wearing a white t-shirt and black capri pants.

The suspects may possibly be driving a dark blue or black Chevrolet SUV, possibly a Captiva.

Anyone with any information reference these suspects is asked to call the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office at 247-8200 or anyone with any information regarding the identity and whereabouts of these suspects and who wants to be eligible for a cash reward is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-873-TIPS (8477), report anonymously online at www.crimestopperstb.com or text "CSTB plus your tip" to C-R-I-M-E-S (274637).

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