Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Woman arrested on fraud, identity theft charges

A 43-year-old Fern Rock woman is facing charges of forgery, identity theft and additional offenses after allegedly using credit cards she stole from a man’s car in Chestnut Hill on May 22.

Woman arrested on fraud, identity theft charges

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Yolonda Millhouse, 43, of Fern Rock, was caught on surveillance cameras using credit cards that she allegedly stole from a man´s car in Chestnut Hill. (Philadelphia Police photo)
Yolonda Millhouse, 43, of Fern Rock, was caught on surveillance cameras using credit cards that she allegedly stole from a man's car in Chestnut Hill. (Philadelphia Police photo) Philadelphia Police

A 43-year-old Fern Rock woman is facing charges of forgery, identity theft and additional offenses after allegedly using credit cards she stole from a man’s car in Chestnut Hill on May 22.

Surveillance cameras recorded Yolonda Millhouse, of 12th Street near Nedro Avenue, using the stolen cards between 1 a.m. and 6:30 a.m. on May 23.

Police said an anonymous tipster contacted the department after the footage was released to the public.  

Millhouse is being held in the Riverside Correctional Facility on $7,500 bail.  

She will appear in court for a preliminary hearing on June 11 according to court documents.

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