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Police: man borrows friend's car, helps himself to credit cards too

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SALISBURY, NC (WBTV) -

Salisbury Police say Jeffrey Lee Cottle, 44, had permission to use his friend's car for trips to the store, but did not have permission to run up a big bill on that friend's credit card.

According to the police report, Cottle found a gas card in the car, which he then used, and also found a credit card at the friend's home.  That card was used for several small purchases at Food Lion and the VA Medical Center, but also for $1500 worth of gift cards from the Salisbury Walmart.

Cottle was charged with credit card fraud and jailed under $500 bond. 

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