Police: Hartford man attempts identity theft
FAIRFIELD — Edmund Stewart, a 50-year-old Hartford man, was arrested Monday on charges of credit card and identity theft.
Stewart allegedly attempted to make a cash withdrawal of $3,250 from Chase Bank on 1401 Post Rd. using fraudulent identification and account information. He was also found in possession of a credit card belong to the owner of the account information.
Stewart was charged with second-degree larceny, third-degree identity theft, second- and third-degree forgery and credit card theft. He was held on a $5,000 bond and scheduled to appear in court Tuesday.