Laramie woman charged with unlawful use of a credit card
On July 6, 2019 at 4:15 p.m. a Laramie Police Officer was dispatched to the 200 block of East McConnell for the report of theft of a purse. As the Officer was investigating the larceny, the victim notified him that charges had been made on some of the credit cards in the purse.
As a result of the Officer’s investigation, 50-year-old Laramie resident Alicia J Hyatt was arrested and charged with Unlawful Use of a Credit Card Fraud (WS 6-3-802(b)(iii)), Driving Without Interlock Device (WS 31-7-404), Larceny (WS 6-3-402©(iii), as well as two driving offenses. Hyatt’s bond has not yet been set on the felony charge and she remains in custody at the Albany County Detention Center.
Unlawful Use of a Credit Card is a felony punishable by imprisonment for not more than ten (10) years, a fine of not more than ten thousand dollars ($10,000.00), or both, if the value of the property or services purchased or obtained in violation of this section within any sixty (60) day period in the state of Wyoming totals one thousand dollars ($1,000.00) or more in the aggregate.
Driving Without Interlock Device is a misdemeanor punishable by imprisonment for not less than seven (7) days nor more than six (6) months, a fine of not less than two hundred dollars ($200.00) nor more than seven hundred fifty dollars ($750.00);
Theft is a misdemeanor punishable by imprisonment for not more than six (6) months, a fine of not more than seven hundred fifty dollars ($750.00), or both, if the value of the property is less than one thousand dollars ($1,000.00).
Albany County Detention Center
n Lachelle Perry, 27, Laramie, was arrested on a Circuit Court warrant for failure to pay fines.
n Taylor Timmis, 24, Laramie, was arrested on suspicion of public intoxication and battery.
n Shelby Necklason, 33, Laramie, was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence (Municipal Court).
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