The Premiere Website For Police News In Texas

          
The Most Viewed Police News Website In Texas

 
Click To Visit Me On Facebook

 

 

League City Credit Card Abuse Suspect in Custody [PHOTO]
League City Police Dept
   
 
More Today's News:
ߦ   “I shot him, I’m sorry.”
ߦ   82 Shot in Chicago, 15 Killed Over Fourth of July Holiday Weekend
ߦ   Alligator kills man during late-night swim
ߦ   Beaumont Couple Sues Texas City Two Years After Toddler Drowns In Park
ߦ   Bryan Police Investigate Major Accident
ߦ   Businessman Sues Nacogdoches Chief Deputy For Defamation And Drug Smuggling Rumors
ߦ   Drunk Inmate Sues Officer For Using Excessive Force
ߦ   East Texas Peace Officers Award [VIDEO]
ߦ   Father Arrested After He Has His Kids Commit Theft
ߦ   First openly gay member of Texas Legislature files complaint against Paxton with state bar
ߦ   HHS awards Teen Pregnancy Prevention Program grants
ߦ   His Cousin Was Robbed by a Cop Impersonator. So When He Saw Flashing Lights in His Rearview Mirror, He Drove to a Well-Lit Parking Lot First…and Got Arrested for It [WATCH]
ߦ   Homeowner Doesn’t Go Down Without a Fight When a Gunman Came at Him From the Sidewalk [WATCH]
ߦ   Houston Man Sentenced To Federal Prison For Sex Trafficking Children
ߦ   Houston Police Department Weekend Wrap-Up

   Next >>
 
Search Archives:

League City Police Department
Officer Reagan Pena, PIO
Immediate Release

Credit Card Abuse Suspect in Custody


The League City Police Department, in partnership with Alvin Police Department and Constable Jerry Fisher’s Office identified and located the suspect in a July 3rd theft and credit card abuse case.

On July 3, 2014, an 82 year old Dickinson woman was grocery shopping at Wal-Mart when she realized her wallet had been stolen from her purse.  Fraudulent charges on the victim’s credit cards were made at Wal-Mart and several others within close proximity of the theft.  Our agency was able to obtain surveillance photos which were released on Facebook and to other law enforcement agencies in the area.

While working with the Alvin Police Department and local businesses, detectives were able to determine the identity of the suspect, Lisa Flowers, a 54 year old from League City.  On August 4, Constable Jerry Fisher’s Deputies McCammon and Murphy waited for the suspect in the parking lot of her apartment complex.  Deputies and League City Police Officers arrested Flowers today at 11:40 a.m. without incident.

Flowers is charged with Credit Card Abuse out of League City with a bond of $150,000. 

The League City Police Department would like to congratulate League City Officer Mickey Johnson for his diligent follow up investigation, Alvin Police Department Detectives Spears and Kelly, and Constable Jerry Fisher’s Office for successfully identifying and apprehending the suspect in this case.

The League City Police Department offers the following tips to prevent your wallet from being stolen:

·         Be aware of your surroundings. 

·         Always keep your valuables close to you.

·         Keep your purse zipped.

If your wallet is stolen:

·         Immediately file a police report.

·         Cancel your bank and credit cards.

·         Put a fraud alert on your name with credit reporting agencies.

·         Call the Social Security Administration Fraud Hotline if your social security card is stolen.

·         Get copies of your credit report.

Post a comment
Name/Nickname:
(required)
Email Address: (must be a valid address)
(will not be published or shared)
Comments: (plain text only)
Printer Friendly Format  Printer Friendly Format    Send to a Friend  Send to a Friend    RSS Feed  RSS Feed
  Share   Share link on Twitter Tweet  
© 1999-2015 The Police News. All rights reserved.