Savannah Police Seek to Identify Theft by Deception Suspect
SAVANNAH, GA (December 4, 2018) – Savannah Police Southside Precinct detectives are asking for the public’s help identifying a suspect who used false information to purchase a vehicle.
On November 5, the suspect entered a Critz dealership on the 7000 block of Abercorn Street and presented documentation in order to purchase a vehicle. The dealership sold the suspect the vehicle, but was later informed that the provided information was fraudulent. The vehicle was later recovered in Florida.
The suspect is described as a black male standing 5-foot-9 and weighing 160 pounds. His hair is styled in long dreads. During the incident, he wore dark jeans and a purple checkered button down shirt.
Anyone with information on his identity is asked to call the Southside Precinct tip line at (912) 351-3403. Information can also be forwarded to CrimeStoppers at (912) 234-2020. Tipsters remain anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward.