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Couple accused of credit card fraud in Tenn. could be in Miami area

Rene Hernandez, Hilda Mendez wanted on credit card fraud, ID theft charges

Police say Rene Hernandez and Hilda Mendez used fraudulently obtained credit cards to purchase more than $1,000 worth of merchandise in Tennessee.
Police say Rene Hernandez and Hilda Mendez used fraudulently obtained credit cards to purchase more than $1,000 worth of merchandise in Tennessee.

MIAMI – Police in Tennessee believe a couple accused of credit card fraud could be in South Florida.

Franklin, Tennessee, police said Rene Hernandez and Hilda Mendez used fraudulently obtained credit cards to purchase more than $1,000 worth of merchandise from a Walmart and Target on two occasions in August.

Both suspects are wanted on charges of fraudulent use of a credit card and identity theft.

Investigators believe they could be in the Miami area.

Anyone with information is asked to call police.

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