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June 30, 2016

Press Release / Vermont State Police -Rutland / False Personation/ 16C103399 /June 29, 2016 / Rutland Town, VT

STATE OF VERMONT

DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY

VERMONT STATE POLICE

 

PRESS RELEASE

 

False Personation (Title 13 VSA 2001)

                                                                                                                  

CASE#: 16C103399

TROOPER: P. Slaney                                                             

STATION: Rutland Barracks                    

CONTACT#: 802-773-9101

DATE/TIME: June 29, 2016 approximately 1845  hours.

LOCATION: Holiday Road, Rutland Town, Vermont

 

OFFENDER: Charmique Lindo

AGE: 24

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE:  Bronx, New York

 

OFFENDER: Tania Palacios

AGE: 23

CITY, STATE OF RESIDENCE:  Bronx, New York

 

SUMMARY OF INCIDENT:

 

On June 29, 2016, at approximately 1845 hours, members of the Vermont State Police were notified of a fraud complaint from the AT&T Retail Store located in Rutland Town. At approximately 1848 hours, Troopers arrived and identified two females involved as Charmique Lindo and Tania Palacios; both from the Bronx, New York. It was learned that  both Lindo and Palacios attempted to impersonate another through the use of false identification cards and debit cards; while attempting to conduct a business transaction. Both Lindo and Palacios were taken into custody and transported to the State Police Barracks in Rutland Town for processing. Lindo and Palacios were subsequently lodged at the Marble Valley Correctional Center for lack of $50,000.00 cash or surety bond for the aforementioned offense.

 

COURT ACTION: Yes

COURT: Vermont Superior Court, Rutland Criminal Division

COURT DATE: June 30, 2016; 1230 hours

BAIL: $50,000.00 Cash or Surety

MUG SHOTS: Attached

 

Charmique Lindo:

 

Tania Palacios:

 

Trooper Patrick Slaney

Vermont State Police -Rutland

124 State Place

Rutland, VT 05701

Barracks: 802-773-9101

Email: Patrick.Slaney@vermont.gov