The LaGrange County Sheriff’s Department was contacted on October 8 by Marcia Howard of Wolcottville regarding fraud.
According to the police report, an unknown person or persons accessed Howard’s debit card account information and made three unauthorized purchases totaling more than $500. Further investigation revealed that the purchases were made in three different cities throughout the U.S.
It is unknown at this time how the suspect or suspects obtained Howard’s debit card information.
This matter is still under investigation.