Home Aide Busted for Purchases on QVC with Deceased Person’s Identity

Clare McKenzie. June 4, 2018 Photo courtesy Greenwich Police Dept

Clare McKenzie. June 4, 2018 Photo courtesy Greenwich Police Dept

On Friday Mt. Vernon, NY woman surrendered to Greenwich Police on an outstanding warrant for charges including: Larceny 2, Larceny 3, Identity Theft 1 and Identity Theft 2 for an incident on Intrieri Lane in Cos Cob.

Police say Clare McKenzie, 61, a home aide, used the identity of a deceased individual to make several purchases.

According to Lt. Slusarz, McKenzie had charged over $1,000 through a QVC account.

“The reporting party was notified by QVC about recent purchases made on the deceased’s account,” Slusarz said.

Her bond was set at $50,000, which she was unable to post. She was assigned a date in Stamford Superior Court on June 15, 2018.