Officials seek suspect who they say used stolen gift card at video game store

COLUMBIA (WACH) â?? Richland County Sheriff Leon Lott is requesting the communityâ??s assistance in locating a suspect wanted for theft from motor vehicle.

Lott stated that between 10AM and 12:15PM on Sunday, February 16 on North Brickyard Road, an unknown suspect broken into the victimâ??s vehicle.

The suspect damaged the vehicleâ??s door locks on 2004 Lexus RX330, stealing a credit card and Loweâ??s gift card. The Sheriff added that the suspects were captured on video surveillance using the stolen gift card at the game stop on Two Notch Road.

The suspect used almost $700 from the stolen credit cards at Exxon Gas Station, Big Lots, Dollar General, and Game Stop.

Sheriff Lott is asking for assistance in identifying the suspects. To receive up to $100 for information leading to the arrest of the persons responsible, please call, email or text your anonymous tip to CrimeStoppers at 1-888-CRIME-SC.