UPDATE: The adult female suspect has been identified and is no longer being sought.
SAVANNAH, GA (December 30, 2020) – Savannah Police Department is seeking to identify two suspects seen using a woman’s debit cards that were stolen while she suffered a medical emergency.
According to an investigation, the victim answered her door at 1 a.m. Nov. 1 and found a woman saying she was stranded and needed gas money. During the interaction, the victim suffered a medical emergency and passed out. After she regained consciousness, she found that her wallet and purse were missing and that one of her cards had been used for around $900 worth of purchases.
Two suspects – one in a purple sweat suit and one in gray sweat pants — were captured on surveillance footage using the stolen card. They were traveling in a small silver sedan and are possibly staying at the Alamo Motel on Bay Street.
Anyone with additional information on this incident or the suspects should call SPD’s Violent Crimes Tip Line at (912) 525-3124 or Crimestoppers at (912) 234-2020. Tipsters remain anonymous. Tips can also be submitted through a CrimeStoppers online tip portal at https://www.p3tips.com/tipform.aspx?ID=757. Tipsters may qualify for a reward up to $2,500, depending on the severity of the crime. More information on the process of submitting a tip and how rewards are processed can be viewed at http://www.savannahchathamcrimestoppers.org/About_Us.cfm