Woman Accused Of Stealing Credit Card, Charging $10,000

(FLORENCE, KY) -- The Boone County Sheriff's Department is looking for a suspect who stole a woman's wallet out of her purse and made over $10,000 in fraudulent charges.

The woman discovered her wallet was missing at about 3:30 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 28. By the time she reported her card stolen at 4:30 p.m., there was already $10,640 charged to it at Wal-Mart, Best Buy, Home Depot and Meijer in Florence.

Anyone with information on the suspected thief is urged to call Crimestoppers at 352-3040 or the Boone County Sheriff's Department at 859-334-2175.