Rome woman charged with identity theft after opening a credit card
Sun, 03 Feb 2013 19:31:48 GMT —
Oneida County Sheriffâ??s Deputies arrested a Rome woman for using a relativesâ?? personal information to get a credit card.
Deputies say 24-year-old Melissa Brown of Turin Street was charged with identity theft after an investigation showed that Brown used a relativesâ?? name, date of birth and social security number to open a credit card online.
She then spent over $500 on the credit card before it was discovered and the account was closed, according to deputies.
Brown was issued an appearance ticket.