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HPD Investigates Credit Card Fraud

Harrisonburg, Va. – The Harrisonburg Police Department (HPD) is seeking information regarding a credit card fraud. On October 6th, a Harrisonburg city resident was at the Smithland Road Dog Park when her purse was stolen from her vehicle. Multiple items of value were in the purse, including a bank card. Shortly after the theft occurred, the victim’s bank card was used at various businesses around Harrisonburg. Officers retrieved surveillance footage of the fraudulent transactions from some of the businesses; attached are still photos from that footage.

Anyone with information related to this case is encouraged to contact HPD’s Major Crimes Unit at 540-437-2640. Any information that leads to the arrest of an offender or the recovery of stolen property is eligible for a cash pay-out through the Crime Solvers program. Those who wish to remain anonymous can contact Crime Solvers by calling 540-574-5050 or by texting “HPD” plus their tip to CRIMES (274637).
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HPD Investigates Counterfeiting

Harrisonburg, Va. – The Harrisonburg Police Department (HPD) is seeking information regarding a counterfeiting case. On September 4th, a white female approached a city resident at the 7-11 located at 1911 S. High St. and asked if he could make change for a $100 bill. The resident exchanged two $50 bills and accepted a $100 bill from the female; the $100 bill was soon after discovered to be counterfeit. Video surveillance from 7-11 showed that the female arrived with a heavyset white male in a silver SUV type vehicle; they are believed to be local to the area. Attached are still photos from the store’s surveillance cameras.

Anyone with information related to this case is encouraged to contact HPD’s Major Crimes Unit at 540-437-2640. Those who wish to remain anonymous can contact Crime Solvers by calling 540-574-5050 or by texting “HPD” plus their tip to CRIMES (274637).
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