Police: NY man used fake credit cards in Norwalk

Norwalk police say a New York man was arrested for using several fake credit cards in the city.

Norwalk police say Osimba Rabsatt was arrested for using several fake credit cards in the city.

Norwalk police say Osimba Rabsatt was arrested for using several fake credit cards in the city. (8/25/16)

NORWALK - Norwalk police say a New York man was arrested for using several fake credit cards in the city.

Police received a call from a local business about the man when he allegedly used the cards Wednesday afternoon. They were told the suspect bought something earlier in the day at the P.C. Richard & Son on Connecticut Avenue and later returned with a different fake ID and credit card to purchase more items.

Osimba Rabsatt, of Queens, was arrested a short time later. Police say that when they arrived at the store, the 34-year-old was leaving and ran when he spotted officers.

Police say they saw Rabsatt had taken a bag full of Xbox video game consoles, worth about $1,000, from the store and dropped a number of credits cards in the road before catching him across the street.

Rabsatt is due in court next month.

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