Police searching for suspect in identity theft case

(Photo: The Winterville Police Department)

WINTERVILLE, Pitt County - Police are asking for the public's help in identifying a person of interest in an identity theft case.

The person caught on security camera video allegedly opened fraudulent accounts to purchase big ticket items at a Sam's Club in Winterville, 4240 Winterville Parkway, and a BJ's in Raleigh, 6301 Triangle Plantation Drive.

The suspect allegedly purchased more than one Samsung 75UHD TV, and an Apple iPad, among other things.

Anyone with information about this person is asked to contact the Winterville Police Department at 252-756-1105 or the Pitt-Greenville Crime Stoppers at 252-758-7777.