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A moment too late: Forgotten card snatched up

Police say this crook made several stops, ringing up a bill of close to $1,000. (Source: HPD) Police say this crook made several stops, ringing up a bill of close to $1,000. (Source: HPD)
HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) -

We've all that sinking feeling when we realize that we've left something valuable behind: a cell phone, a wallet, a credit card.
 
For one woman, that feeling resulted in a stolen credit card and a whole lot of money.

Here's how you can help her in this week's Huntsville Area Crime Stoppers.
 
Huntsville police say they have a surveillance picture of a woman is caught in the act of using a stolen credit card.

They say the photo shows her using the card at Citi Trends as part of an illegal shopping spree around town.

Police say this all started at the Beauty Supply at 1611 Pulaski Pike on Aug. 14.

The victim accidentally left her credit card at the counter.

She got in her car and drove off when she realized she lost something.

When she returned to the store, the credit card was gone.

Police say this crook made several stops, ringing up a bill of close to $1,000.

Take a good look at her. This is your chance to solve this crime and pocket up to $1,000.

To earn that reward money, all you have to do is make the anonymous call to 256-53-Crime. You can also submit tips via text or email.

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