Detectives with the Pinellas County Sheriff's Office are seeking the public's assistance in identifying a man who posed as a photographer to steal money and several thousands in camera equipment, a social media release states.
According to police, on August 26, 2023, the suspect stole $3,000 in camera equipment, a wallet, and cash from several victims at the Dunedin Community Center during an event while posing as a photographer. The suspect then used the victim's stolen credit cards for purchases at multiple convenience stores.
The man is described as an approximately 50 to 60-year-old black male, standing 6' to 6'2 tall, with a skinny build.
The Pinellas County Sheriff's Office asks that anyone with information contact Detective Tutko at (727)-582-6355.
Article by Rachael Volpe