PRESS RELEASE FROM THE SPOKANE VALLEY POLICE DEPT: Spokane Valley Property Crime Detectives are asking for your assistance in identifying an identity theft suspect. On August 1, 2012 and again on August 2nd, the male suspect in the surveillance photos purchased several thousands of dollars of merchandise from two separate Ace Hardware stores using stolen checks taken during a vehicle prowling.
He was also using identification stolen from a locker at Spokane Community College and was driving a stolen Toyota 4-Runner that has since been recovered. Other stolen checks were cashed at several Zip Trip stores and one Home Depot.
>>>Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Stewart at 509-477-3324. >>>Crime Stoppers is also offering a cash reward for information leading to an arrest: 1-800-222-TIPS