Woman accused of defrauding elderly man

November 6, 2019–8:02 a.m.


A 45-year old Rome woman is accused of defrauding a 92-year old man by using his financial card numbers.

According to the arrest warrant, Christine Michelle Griffin of a Stevens Street address had two separate individuals obtain hotel rooms in their names and then used the victim’s card numbers to pay for the rooms.

Griffin is charged with identity fraud, exploitation of the elderly, and a probation violation.

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