Surprise police looking for suspect posing as victim in fraud claims

Posted at 1:01 PM, Sep 23, 2016
and last updated 2016-09-23 16:01:17-04

The Surprise Police Department is asking the public to help identify a female suspect who has been making fraudulent claims.

Police say they responded to a local business near Bell Road and Loop 303 on May 25th on reports of someone who had made several fraudulent transactions.

A store representative told police an unknown victim was posing herself as the victim of fraud and collected a total of $15,000.

The suspect is described as a female with short brown hair, last seen wearing a black V-neck and dark colored glasses.

Anyone with information should contact the Surprise police or the crime tips line at 623-222-TIPS.