Woman stole credit card from car at Pinchot State Park, charged $16K: Officials

Anthony Maenza
York Dispatch

Authorities at Gifford Pinchot State Park are looking for a woman who allegedly broke into a vehicle at the park and then ran up $16,000 in charges on a stolen credit card.

The Department of Conservation of Natural Resources at Pinchot State Park are investigating a theft from a vehicle that occurred between 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. Aug. 4. 

Park officials say a woman used the credit card to make five separate purchases at three locations in Lancaster that totaled over $16,000. The card was stolen from the victim's locked vehicle while it was parked in the Conewago Day Use Area at the state park.  

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Authorities at Gifford Pinchot State Park in York County are looking for this woman that is wanted in connection with the burglarizing a vehicle there and then running up a $16,000 charge on a stolen credit card.

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Anyone with information about the suspect is asked contact Officer Dale, DCNR, at 717-857-5868 or anonymously contact the Pennsylvania Crime Stoppers Toll Free at 1-800-4PA-TIPS (8477) or online at https://www.p3tips.com/tipform.aspx?ID=107.  

All callers to Pennsylvania Crime Stoppers remain anonymous. 

— Reach Anthony Maenza at amaenza@yorkdispatch.com or @atmaenza on Twitter. 

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