The Ponca City Police Department is requesting your help in identifying a male that came entered Ponca City Discount Foods and performed a short-change scam at the register. The suspect paid for an inexpensive item with a large bill, forcing the cashier to hand back a large amount of change. He then uses sleight of hand to pocket some of the cash, making it appear as if he’s been short-changed. In this specific case, he was able to get away with $300.00 in cash.
Any witnesses, or anyone with information pertaining to this case or the identity of the suspect, should contact the Ponca City Police Department at 580.767.0370. You can remain anonymous by contacting Crime Stoppers at 580.762.5100. You may be eligible for a reward if you provide information that leads to the arrest of the individuals responsible.