Wednesday, August 23, 2023

Pottsville Police Seek Public Assistance in Identifying Suspect Involved in Purse Theft, Retail Theft, and Access Device Fraud Incident

POTTSVILLE - Police are asking for the public's help in identifying a suspect involved in an incident earlier this month.

Investigators are reaching out to the public for assistance in identifying an individual believed to be connected to a series of criminal activities that unfolded on August 9, 2023, at the Sheetz Gas Station in Pottsville. 

A photograph of the suspect has been released by authorities as part of the ongoing investigation.

The incident encompasses the theft of a purse, a case of retail theft, and access device fraud, prompting the Pottsville Bureau Police to intensify their efforts in locating the individual involved. 

Law enforcement officials are urging anyone who recognizes the individual or possesses information relevant to the investigation to come forward. Detective Krammes of the Pottsville Bureau Police can be reached at 570–622–1234 extension 1332 to provide tips or any leads that could aid in resolving the case.