GONZALES, LA (WAFB) - Authorities arrested a woman who is accused of using an elderly woman's social security number to buy a car.
The Gonzales Police Department reported Brelle Ford, 23, was booked into the Ascension Parish Jail on charges of bank fraud and felony identity theft. Bond was not set.
Detectives said she used the social security number of an 82-year-old woman she once worked for as a personal care attendant to obtain a car loan.
According to detectives, she secured a loan for $24,947.12 to buy a 2011 BMW.