April 8, 2006 - Posted at 12:22 p.m. CST
BOLIVAR, Mo. (AP) _ Missouri authorities have charged two women
in Georgia and Florida with stealing a Polk County retiree's
Patricia Lisk of Bolivar says she didn't know anything was wrong
until she got a call from Dell computers asking about 36-hundred
dollars in equipment charged to an account in her name.
Investigators with Polk County and the Missouri Attorney
General's office tracked the purchases to an address in Savannah,
Georgia, where the equipment was then sent to Miami.
They have charged 37-year-old Diana Johnson of Savannah and
26-year-old Shante Berry of Miami with one felony count each of
Officials have already charged Berry's 44-year-old uncle, Henry
Lee Berry, with stealing a Festus woman's identity and making
38-hundred dollars in purchases.