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Missing Credit Card Used To Buy 9,000 Gallons Of Gas

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PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Police are investigating after someone got away with more than $30,000 worth of gasoline while using a Fayette County credit card.

In April 2012, an employee reported the card as missing or stolen, but County officials never cancelled it.

From that time until May 2013, a person or multiple people used the card to buy 9,000 gallons’ worth of diesel fuel.

The purchase set back the Fayette County Department of Public Works $31,173.46.

No word on any suspects.

Police are continuing to investigate.

Stay with KDKA for more information.

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