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Chandrika Berry, 25, was charged with attempting to buy $1,100 worth of electronics with fraudulent checks at Costco Monday, Aug. 26.
Sarasota Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2013 4 years ago

Deputies arrest Texas woman for Costco fraud

by: Alex Mahadevan News Innovation Editor

Sarasota County deputies arrested a Texas women for attempting to buy electronics with fraudulent checks, according to a Sheriff's Office news release.

Employees at Costco in Westfield Sarasota Square mall called deputies after 25-year-old Chandrika Berry tried to buy a $1,100 laptop computer and tablet with checks and an identification belonging to another person. 

The Sheriff's Office charged Berry with attempted grand theft, among seven other charges carrying a bond totalling $11,000.

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