Suffolk County Crime Stoppers and Riverhead Town Police detectives are seeking the public’s help to identify and locate the people who stole a women’s wallet and used her credit card in Riverhead in June.

Police said someone removed a woman’s wallet and credit card from her pocketbook at Walmart in Riverhead on June 24 at approximately 10 a.m. Three men and a woman used the credit card the same day to make unauthorized purchases at Best Buy, Game Stop, Staples and Bed Bath & Beyond in Riverhead, according to the police press release.

Suffolk County Crime Stoppers offers a cash reward of up to $5,000 for information that leads to an arrest. Anyone with information about these incidents can contact Suffolk County Crime Stoppers to submit an anonymous tip by calling 1-800-220-TIPS, texting “SCPD” and your message to “CRIMES” (274637) or by email at All calls, text messages and emails will be kept confidential, police said.

Editor’s note: A criminal charge is an accusation. A person charged with a crime is presumed innocent unless proven guilty in a court of law.  

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