Sarasota Man Used Stolen Credit Cards Twice

The Sarasota Police Department is looking to the public for help in identifying a man who used a stolen credit card twice in Sarasota.

The victim contacted the Sarasota Police Department to report two fraudulent transactions using their credit card information. The first transaction occurred at the Publix located at 1044 N. Tamiami Trial in Sarasota on Oct. 29 at approximately 9:30 a.m. The second transaction occurred at another Publix located at 2031 Bay Street in Sarasota a half hour later.

You can see the suspect purchasing Gatorade at one of the Publix stores below.

The suspect is described as a white male in his late 20’s or 30’s with medium build, dark hair cut short on the sides and longer on top like a Mohawk. He was last seen wearing a black t-shirt and knee length gray shorts.

Anyone with information is encouraged to call Detective Kenton Montegna at 941-954-7092 or leave an anonymous tip with Crime Stoppers by calling 941-366-TIPS (8477) or online at