CRIME OF THE WEEK
Credit Card Fraud Scam "Bird Poop"
CONTRIBUTED BY: Det. Elwood L. Baldwin Jr.
August 08, 2022
On July 3, 2022, at approximately 11 a.m., two Hispanic males approached the victim in the CVS Pharmacy parking lot at 100 Dunlop Village in Colonial Heights. One of the suspects told the victim he had bird poop on him and then preceded to touch the victim all over his body. The victim did not initially realize that the individuals stole his credit card. Later, the same suspects entered the Best Buy in Colonial Heights and used the victims credit card.