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Woman Wanted for Credit Card Fraud in Santa Clarita

SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (KTLA) — Authorities are looking for a woman suspected of stealing wallets and then using the victim’s credit cards.

According to the sheriff’s department, three women reported their wallets were stolen from their purses in separate incidents Saturday as they shopped at various grocery stores.

The suspect then used the cards to buy jewelry or get cash, authorities said.

An investigation revealed a woman driving a silver Cadillac SUV with temporary license plates had posed as the victims, using their driver’s licenses to commit the fraud.

Anyone with information is asked to call authorities at (661) 255-1121.