Apr 25, 2013 5:48 PM by Patricia Collier
Colorado Springs, CO - On Monday at 4:00pm, while Colorado Springs police officers were executing a search warrant at Just Computers, 2506 E. Platte Ave, Amber Smidt arrived on scene wanting to sell gift cards to the store. Investigation revealed the gift cards were from stolen merchandise returned at J.C. Penny's. Further investigation revealed she also sold $400 in fraudulent cards to a victim who is a quadriplegic. The cards were invalid and never activated. Amber Smidt is currently wanted for Money Laundering, Theft by Receiving and Theft from an At Risk Adult. Anyone with information on her whereabouts is asked to contact the police department at 444-7000. This is part of an on-going investigation related to Just Computers and additional arrests are expected.