Deputies: Pair Wanted for Fraud Stole Couple’s Identity

RICHLAND COUNTY, S.C. (WOLO) – The Richland County Sheriff’s Department have released surveillance photos of two suspects wanted for fraud.

Between April 7, 2017 and April 17, deputies say the suspects opened an account at Sams Club in the Village of Sandhills using the victims’ identity to make purchases totaling more than $8,100.

Authorities say it’s unclear when the husband and his wife’s information were stolen.

To receive up to $1000 for information about the crime or if you know the identity of the suspects, citizens are encouraged to contact CRIMESTOPPERS in any of the following ways: call 888-CRIME-SC (888-274-6372), text to CRIMES (274637), and mark the beginning of the message with “TIPSC,” followed by the tip information or go to: www.midlandscrimestoppers.com, and click on the “Submit a tip” tab.

Connect with the writer:

Get breaking news, weather and traffic on the go. Download the ABC Columbia News App for your iPhone or Android phone and tablet.

Related