FARMER BRANCH (CBSDFW.COM) – Several credit cards were stolen from a Honda Pilot in the 3300 block of Golfing Green in Farmers Branch on Saturday morning.
The theft has police looking for an elderly woman who is suspected of charging nearly $13,000 on credit cards which were stolen from the vehicle.
Within a few hours of the burglary the suspect was captured on camera in a Highland Park store where she reportedly purchased a purse for $9,363 using one of the stolen credit cards.
In all, she is suspected of making three purchases using the stolen cards, totaling nearly $13,000 from three high-end Highland Park retailers.
Farmers Branch Police describe the suspect as an elderly, heavy-set white or Hispanic female. She was last seen to be wearing sunglasses and a straw Fedora-type hat.
Anyone with information about the motor vehicle burglary, credit card theft or the suspect, should contact Farmers Branch Police at 972.484.3620.
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