Nassau Police Charge Bay Shore Home Care Aide with Grand Larceny, Identity Theft; Accused of Stealing Personal Checks
September 25, 2014
(Long Island, NY) The Nassau County Police Department have arrested of a Bay Shore woman for Grand Larceny on September 24, 2014 at 1:50 pm.
According to Seventh Squad detectives, while employed as a home health care aide for Help At Home, 804 Main Street, Islip and assigned to a Mattituck Avenue, Seaford residence, Tiffany Douglas, 28, of 221 Montana Avenue, between August 23, 2014 and August 30, 2014, stole personal checks belonging to the homeowners, wrote them out to cash and deposited them into her personal account totaling $1,345.00.
Tiffany Douglas, 28, of Bay Shore is charged with Grand Larceny 4th Degree and Identity Theft 2nd Degree. The fact that a defendant has been charged with a crime is merely an accusation and the defendant is presumed innocent unless proven guilty. Photo NCPD.
A subsequent investigation by detectives led to the arrest of Douglas at her home without incident.
The defendant is charged with Grand Larceny 4th Degree and Identity Theft 2nd Degree. She was released on an appearance ticket and is due back in First District Court, Hempstead on October 8, 2014.
The fact that a defendant has been charged with a crime is merely an accusation and the defendant is presumed innocent unless proven guilty. Defendants are entitled to a fair trial with the burden on the prosecution to prove guilt beyond a reasonable doubt.
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