21-34278 - 700 block of Severn Ave - Identity Theft
On 12-7-21 at approximately 1:08pm, officers responded to the 700 block of Severn Avenue for a reported identity theft. The reporting person said that she was contacted by the Maryland Department of Labor in reference to benefits that had been paid out. According to the victim, someone was able to obtain $11,500 in monetary funds using her personal information. The victim said that she has never filed for unemployment benefits.
21-34279 - Unit block of Lee St - Fraud
On 12-7-21 at approximately 1:36pm, officers responded to a business located in the unit lock of Lee Street for a reported fraud. The owner of the business advised that while reviewing the business banking account she noticed the balance was not correct. After contacting the financial institution that the business uses she was informed that checks were written using her signature. Total loss value to the business was $24,027.