Credit Card Forgery Crew Arrested
Franconia neighborhood patrol units observed suspicious activity in the 6800 block of Springfield Blvd on Thursday February 25, at around 4 p.m.
One of the officers observed a male bring out a backpack and place it into a vehicle. He also smelled an odor of marijuana coming from the room that the subject had just exited. A drug sniffing canine was called to the scene and alerted on the vehicle.
Patrol officers engaged the three males who were associated with the vehicle in question. The vehicle was searched and multiple manufactured fraudulent credit cards were found, along with other items associated with credit card fraud, and also a small quantity of suspected marijuana.
Financial Crimes Detectives were called and responded and assisted in conducting an interview of the suspects.
Jermaine Butler, 29, of Miami Gardens, Florida, was arrested and charged with multiple counts of credit card fraud, possession of credit card forgery devices, forging a public document, obstruction of justice, and false identification to law enforcement.
Markeem Ho-sang, 25, and Roderick Norman, 25, of Miami Gardens, Florida, were arrested and charged with multiple counts of credit card fraud and possession of credit card forgery devices.
Anyone with information about this crime is asked to contact Crime Solvers electronically by visiting www.fairfaxcrimesolvers.org or text-a-tip by texting “TIP187” plus your message to CRIMES(274637)** or by calling 1-866-411-TIPS(8477), or call Fairfax County Police at 703-691-2131.