Sheriff's office trying to ID credit card thieves

MANATEE - The Manatee County Sheriff's Office is looking for two suspects detectives say used a stolen credit card to buy a generator at a Lowes store, according to a news release. The sheriff's office released photographs taken by a security camera at the store that they say show the suspects.

The two suspects, a man and a woman, on July 2 stole the credit card during a car burglary at a restaurant, and 40 minutes later used it at Lowes, 4012 14th St. W., Bradenton, the sheriff's office said.

They also are suspects in other burglaries in Manatee, according to investigators.

Anyone with information on their identity should call the sheriff’s office at 9(941) 747-3011, ext. 2494 or Crime Stoppers at 866-634-TIPS.