New Canaan man reports $8,700 in fraudulent charges
Published 5:20 pm, Monday, May 2, 2011
A 50-year-old Pastures Lane resident reported fraud April 28 at 2:33 p.m.
The victim noticed his bank account had been compromised after reading through his statement and seeing many irregularities. There were random charges at gas stations, liquor stores, department stores, clothing stores and fast food restaurants. The charges were made in various states including New York, Connecticut, Massachusetts and Pennsylvania.
The victim determined that from mid-March to the end of April there were fraudulent charges totalling up to $8,700 police said.
The matter is still under investigation.