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Motion Picture Money Used Fraudulently
(Buford, Georgia) The Gwinnett County Police Department Fraud Unit is seeking information that could identify two people suspected of using motion picture money to make a large purchase. The incident occurred at the Walmart (3250 Sardis Church Road, Buford) on Tuesday, July 19. The two suspects made the fraudulent purchase between 3pm-4pm.
The Loss Prevention Supervisor contacted GCPD to report that one of the cashiers accepted $1,000 worth of fraudulent currency. The suspects used the fake money to buy lawn equipment. Later that day, the female returned one of the items at another Walmart (Buford Drive/I-985) for cash.
The cashier who accepted the bills quit her job shortly after the incident.
Black Male, pink shirt, khaki shorts, white Chicago Bulls hat, white sneakers
White Female, black shirt and pants, tattoos on both arms and chest, eyeglasses
Red 4-door hatchback (possibly Ford Focus or Kia Forte)
If anyone has any information to share in this case, please contact GCPD detectives at 770-513-5300. To remain anonymous, tipsters should contact Crime Stoppers at 404-577-TIPS (8477) or visit www.crimestoppersatlanta.org. You can also text your tip to “Crimes” (274637). Crime Stoppers tipsters can receive up to $2,000 for information leading to an arrest and indictment in this case. Case Number: 16-067144
Link to report, photos, and video:https://www.dropbox.com/sh/bmsasxjtrmjnsb7/AACAZF43uts1DxVNlmBnH4sea?dl=0