Milford woman charged after stealing and using elderly woman’s credit cards

Incident # 51-15-11222 Date: 10/12/2015

Released By: Det. Dwight Young/ Criminal Division

On 11/10/15 the Milford Police arrested and charged a 38yo Milford woman in connection with multiple thefts that occurred throughout the City of Milford during the month of October. Tara E. Faulkner was charged with Felony Theft Under $1500 victim is 62yo or Older and Felony Unlawful Use of a Payment Card Under $1500 victim is 62yo or Older (5 counts). Investigation revealed that the 81yo female victim was shopping at the Goodwill store on 10/12/15. Faulkner was also at the Goodwill Store and had stolen the 81yo female victim’s wallet while in the store. For the remainder of the month of October, Faulkner used the victim’s credit cards to purchase food from restaurants, shop at stores, rent movies and purchase personal prescription medications from a local pharmacy. Faulkner was arraigned and committed to WCI in default of $9,000.00 secured bond.

T. Faulkner

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