Thieves stole, used credit cards in Lower Paxton, police say

HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHTM) – Police are looking for two men suspected of using credit cards they pickpocketed from shoppers at suburban Harrisburg stores.

Lower Paxton Township police released surveillance photos of their suspects on Monday. They said one of the men on March 18 struck up conversations with women as they shopped at the Giant and Costco stores on Jonestown Road.

The three victims later discovered their wallets were missing from their purses.

Police said the stolen credit cards were used at multiple stores on Jonestown Road. Surveillance video shows the man who spoke to the women used the cards at the Costco and Target stores. A second man entered Costco with him and made purchases with some of the cards.

Anyone with information is asked to email Lower Paxton police Officer Brian Egli at

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