News Flash

Press Releases

Posted on: December 14, 2018

Fake Credit Cards Confiscated by FMPD

Washington, Terris Devon

A fraudster using fake credit cards to purchase high end merchandise was arrested by Fort Myers Police on Wednesday, December 12, 2018 at a local jewelry store. According to the business owner, Terris Devon Washington (date of birth 12/17/90), had previously purchased a watch worth over $13,000.00 from Cerio’s Jewelry using a “Univision” MasterCard. After the purchase was completed and Washington left the store the owner was notified that the card was fraudulent and had been used at other local merchants. Approximately one week later Washington returned to the store attempting to make another purchase using two different “Univision” MasterCard’s but the store owner was aware of the scam and used an offer of a discount if Washington would return later. The owner then contacted the Fort Myers Police Department who were ready when Washington returned accompanied by a female, later identified as Khadijah S. Faison (date of birth 06/30/94). Washington was arrested and charged with Grand Theft. Officers then searched the vehicle Washington was driving and discovered numerous cards with different numbers and companies imprinted on them. The officers collected additional evidence and transported Washington to the Lee County Jail.

Washington, Terris Devon

Facebook Twitter Email

Other News in Press Releases

Special Event

FMPD 2nd Silent Auction for C.O.A.C.H

Posted on: March 11, 2019
Congratulations

FMPD Swears-in Ten New Officers

Posted on: March 4, 2019
Extra Extra

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for New Substation

Posted on: February 26, 2019
Arrested

Arrest made in Purse Snatching Robberies

Posted on: February 26, 2019
Arrested

Traffic Stop Leads to Narcotics Arrest

Posted on: February 22, 2019
PACE presentation 2019

FMPD Supports the PACE Center for Girls

Posted on: February 19, 2019
Congratulations on Promotion

FMPD Holds Promotion Ceremony

Posted on: January 25, 2019
Homicide-Investigation-graphic

FMPD Makes Homicide Arrest

Posted on: January 21, 2019
Burlington 2 females12-16-18

FMPD Seeks Two Female Shoplifters

Posted on: January 8, 2019
Arrested

FMPD Responds to Fights at Fly Lounge

Posted on: January 7, 2019
Portillio, Marvin Hernan

FMPD makes Video Voyeur Arrest

Posted on: January 7, 2019
Homicide-Investigation-graphic

FMPD Investigating Bassie Court Shooting

Posted on: December 13, 2018
Sugar_Bert_Team

Fort Myers PAL Boxers Continue Winning

Posted on: November 30, 2018
Lewis Ladson

FMPD Apprehends Alhambra Drive Burglar

Posted on: November 20, 2018
Shooting Splash Image

“Man Arrested For Attempted Murder”

Posted on: November 20, 2018
rotc

Junior ROTC Runners make Donation to FMPD

Posted on: November 19, 2018
Burlington_Female_suspect2

FMPD Seeks ID of Burlington Thief

Posted on: October 29, 2018
Debit Card Thief

Identity Sought for Debit Card Thief

Posted on: October 18, 2018
thumbnail

FMPD Releases Picture of Suspect Vehicle

Posted on: October 12, 2018
Homicide-Investigation-graphic

FMPD Seeks Public Assistance

Posted on: October 11, 2018
Thornton

FMPD Update on Homicide Suspects

Posted on: September 24, 2018
Crash Arrests

FMPD Makes Three Arrests after Traffic Stop

Posted on: September 21, 2018
Persons of interest

FMPD Seeks Tips in Homicide Investigation

Posted on: September 20, 2018
Officer Adam Jobbers-Miller

UPDATE - Officer Adam Jobbers-Miller

Posted on: July 28, 2018
Officer Adam Jobbers-Miller

Officer Adam Jobbers-Miller Fund

Posted on: July 23, 2018
Kohls Who Am I

KOHL’s Shoplifter Sought by FMPD

Posted on: May 31, 2018