Cloned credit cards used to make purchases, Livingston Sheriff’s Office says _lowres

Photo provided by Livingston Parish Sheriff's Office -- These two people are wanted in connection with using a cloned credit card to buy $1300 worth of prepaid Visa cards.

A man and woman used a fraudulent credit card to purchase $1,300 in Visa prepaid gift cards, Livingston Parish authorities said Wednesday.

The pair purchased the gift cards at Dollar General stores at U.S. 190 in Holden, and on Walker South Road in Denham Springs between 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. Saturday, Livingston Parish Sheriff’s Office Sgt. Gene Higginbotham said Tuesday.

Anyone with information regarding the suspects should call the Sheriff’s Office detective division at (225) 686-2241, ext. 345, or Crime Stoppers at (225) 344-STOP(7867).