||STATE OF CONNECTICUT
Department of Public Safety
1111 Country Club Road
Middletown, Connecticut 06457
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 29th, 2008
State Police Seeking Public Assistance
in Identifying Suspects
On April 20th, 2008 a State Trooper was assigned to investigate a burglary into a motor vehicle in Killingworth, CT. During that investigation the Trooper was able to surmise that the method of this (forced entry) break-in was similar to several other incidents being investigated in the Killingworth, Westbrook and Clinton area.
During the course of the investigation the victim informed the Trooper that a pocket book containing identification and credit/debit cards was stolen from the vehicle. Subsequently the victim's credit/debit cards were utilized in a retail store in the New Haven area.
With that information and with the cooperation of the retail store the Trooper was able to obtain surveillance photographs of a male and female suspect that utilized the victim's credit card to make an illegal purchases.
The suspects in the use of the stolen credit card are described as
1. a white male wearing a camouflage baseball style hat and blue t shirt with a New York
Yankees symbol on the front and the number "2" and name "Jeter" on the back
2. a white female with long reddish brown curly hair
The suspects were observed operating a smaller size 4 door dark colored vehicle.
Below are several surveillance photographs of the suspects entering the retail store and exiting the same store with merchandise illegally purchased with the victim's credit card. Also included are surveillance photographs of the suspects and the vehicle they arrived at the retail store in New Haven.
Anyone with information in regards to the identity of these suspects is asked to call State Police at Troop-F in Westbrook at (860) 399-2100 and reference case #08-00182401.