Police seek suspect in purse theft  

Naugatuck police are looking for this man who they say used stolen credit cards at multiple businesses in Naugatuck and Shelton. –CONTRIBUTED

Naugatuck police are looking for this man who they say used stolen credit cards at multiple businesses in Naugatuck and Shelton. –CONTRIBUTED

NAUGATUCK — Police are seeking the public’s help to identify a suspect in the theft of a purse.

Police said on Aug. 20 the victim reported her purse was stolen from the Citgo store at 800 New Haven Road. On Aug. 21, police said, the victim’s credit cards were used by a man at multiple businesses in Naugatuck and Shelton.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Det. Zainc at 203-720-2587 or kzainc@naugatuckpd.org, or the Naugatuck Police Department Confidential Tip Line at 203-720-1010.