Man accused in credit card abuse case may be in Houston

Crime Stoppers asks for help finding man


HOUSTON – A man who was caught on surveillance camera using a stolen credit card to buy a computer may be in the Houston area, Crime Stoppers said Monday.

The man allegedly purchased the computer about 1 p.m. on July 28, at a store in the 180 block of Creekside Way, in New Braunfels, according to a news release from investigators.

He is also accused of several other unauthorized credit card purchases in the New Braunfels area, officials said.

A reward of up to $5,000 is available for information that leads authorities to the man.

He is described as being between the ages of 30 and 45 and possibly having facial hair.

At the time of the crime, the man wore a baseball cap, glasses, a Bluetooth device around his neck and dark blue hospital scrubs.

Information may be reported by calling 713-222-TIPS (8477) or submitted online. Tips may also be sent via text message by texting the following: TIP610 plus the information to CRIMES (274637). All tipsters remain anonymous.

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