St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office Seeking Suspect Information in Multi-County Theft and Fraud

October 5, 2023

On Tuesday, July 11, 2023, police responded to Snead’s Ace Home Center, 40845 Merchant’s Lane, Leonardtown, MD, for the report of a possibly fraudulent transaction.

Two subjects (pictured) entered the store, purchased items using a credit card, and immediately returned the items, requesting the refund to be credited to a different credit card.

The same two subjects were observed at Ace Hardware stores in Owings, Lusby, and Charlotte Hall, MD locations.

The subjects were traveling in a dark sedan with an unknown VA registration.

Anyone with information about the identity of the suspect and/or this incident is asked to contact Dep. Anthony Cucinotta at [email protected], or 301-475-4200, ext. 8174.

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