New Canaan man victim of $50K in credit card fraud
Published 1:44 pm, Tuesday, February 15, 2011
A 41-year-old Welles Lane resident reported more than $50,000 worth of fraud on his Bank of America credit card to police at 5:20 p.m. on Feb. 10.
Police said there were three unauthorized cash advances made on the card on three separate occasions. The first charge was for $24,897 along with a $995 transfer fee on Jan. 28. The second charge was for the exact same amount of $24,897 along with a $995 transfer fee on Feb. 1. The third and final charge was for $4,800 with no discernible transfer fee police said.
The matter is still under investigation by both Bank of America and New Canaan Police.