Fort Smith Police Seek Identity Theft Suspect

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Fort Smith Police are seeking a suspect in an identify theft case, according to a news release from Public Information Officer Sgt. Daniel Grubbs.

A Fort Smith resident identified as Eric Padilla filed a report with the Fort Smith Police Department regarding identity theft.

The suspect pictured on the right has obtained an Arkansas driver’s license, gained employment through local temporary agencies and taken out loans using Mr. Padilla’s personal information, according to the release.

Anyone who can identify the suspect in the photograph is encouraged to call the Fort Smith Police Department at 479-709-5145 or dial the River Valley Crimestoppers tip line at 78-CRIME.