Bristol woman accused of stealing $56K from Naugatuck resident

Published on Wednesday, 13 March 2019 20:38
Written by JUSTIN MUSZYNSKI

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NAUGATUCK - A Bristol woman has been accused of stealing more than $50,000 from someone in Naugatuck.

Tina Seckington, 37, of 23 Grove St., Bristol, allegedly took checks and account information from the victim’s home, according to police. She then used the info to steal $56,302 through checks and cash withdrawals from the complainant’s Bank of America account.

The account was used by the victim for work purposes, according to police.

The incident was reported to police on Dec. 13.

Seckington was arrested last week on charges of first-degree larceny, conspiracy to commit first-degree larceny, first-degree identity theft, conspiracy to commit first-degree identify theft, third-degree forgery, conspiracy to commit third-degree forgery, third-degree burglary and conspiracy to commit third-degree burglary.

She was released on $25,000 bond and is scheduled to appear in Waterbury Superior Court on March 20.

Justin Muszynski can be reached at 860-973-1809 or jmuszynski@bristolpress.com.



Posted in The Bristol Press, Bristol on Wednesday, 13 March 2019 20:38. Updated: Wednesday, 13 March 2019 20:40.