A surveillance image from the Shell Gas Station Quality Plus on NC Hwy 87 in Reidsville showing the woman who did not pay for gas. Courtesy Rockingham County Sheriff's Office.
Reidsville, NC - Deputies with the Rockingham County Sheriff's Office are investigating gasoline theft from a Shell Gas Station Quality Plus on NC Hwy 87 in Reidsville.
An employee reported the accident shortly after 7 pm Monday.
According to investigators, a woman entered the store and said she was unable to pay for the gas she pumped because she left her wallet at home. She told the clerk that she would come back to pay for it and gave the worker a sheet of paper with her license plate number on it.
The woman never returned to the gas station and the personal information she provided turned out to be false.
If you have any information about this incident call Crime Stoppers at (336) 349-9683.