CLIFTON PARK, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Police say a woman from Troy was arrested for allegedly stealing the identity of a dead woman from Clifton Park.
Police say 46-year-old Karen Addo obtained credit card information of an elderly woman from a local senior living community where she worked.
Officials say Addo then used her card at numerous places around the area.
She spent approximately $785 using the deceased woman’s identity.
Addo was charged with Identity Theft in the second degree, a felony, and arraigned at the Town of Clifton Park Court.
Police say she was released on bond pending a return to court.