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Caretaker Charged In Theft Of Weston Man's Identity

Weston police have charged a caretaker with identity theft, saying he illegally made charges on an elderly client's bank account.
Weston police have charged a caretaker with identity theft, saying he illegally made charges on an elderly client's bank account. Photo Credit: File

WESTON, CONN. -- A Danbury caretaker, accused of stealing thousands of dollars from an elderly client, has been charged with identify theft, among other things, according to a report on thewestonforum.com.

Police said that Derrick Perkins, 47, who was caring for an 84-year-old Weston man, made more than $50,000 worth of fraudulent charges on the victim’s bank account, thewestonforum.com reported.

Perkins, who is supposed to appear in Norwalk Superior Court in March month, faces up to five years behind bars if convicted, thewestonforum.com story said.

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