Trio Snagged at Chase Bank Trying to Withdraw $5,000 with Fake ID

A trio from New York were arrested on Monday, Nov 14 after receiving a report of fraudulent bank activity taking place at Chase Bank at 197 Greenwich Ave.

Right around 11:00am, Greenwich Police responded to Chase Bank where they located Angela T Springs, 50, of 272 West 154th Street in New York, NY; Sharron D Brown, 26, of 67 Macombs Place in New York, NY; and Luther Smith, 24, of of 136 West 91st Street in New York, NY.

When police arrived on scene, they learned that a total of three individuals were involved in the events at the bank, and found them after driving  in the area.

Police determined that Ms. Springs used a fake ID in an attempt to withdraw $4,982.75 from someone else’s bank account, while assuming that person’s identity.

Ms. Springs was also found in possession of cocaine, marijuana and various paraphernalia.

Springs was arrested and charged with Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Illegal Possession, Illegal Possession of Marijuana, Larceny 3, Criminal Attempt at Larceny, Conspiracy to Commit Larceny 3, Identity Theft and Forgery 1st degree.

Her bond was set at $75,000 which she was unable to post. She has a court date on Nov 21, 2016 in Stamford Superior Court.

Springs’ two co-conspirators were each charged with Larceny 3 and Conspiracy to Commit Larceny 3. They was each held on $25,000 bond, though neither was able to post their bond. Both men were assigned a court date in Stamford Superior Court on Nov 21, 2016.

Sharron D Brown

Sharron D Brown. Photo courtesy Greenwich Police

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Angela T Springs. Photo courtesy Greenwich Police

Luther Smith

Luther Smith. Photo courtesy Greenwich Police