Woman Arrested Trying to Buy $3,900 Purse from Chanel Fraudulently


On Jan 9 around 5:30pm Greenwich Police officers became aware of possible fraudulent activity at the Chanel store at 205 Greenwich Avenue.

Officers were able to gather enough information to determine that a female suspect, Weining Su, 20, of 143-47 38th Ave in Flushing, NY, had attempted to fraudulently purchase a Chanel handbag with a recommended resale price of $3,900 by using the information of someone else with an account at Saks Fifth Avenue.

Ms. Su was detained and it was determined she had traveled to Greenwich to commit fraudulent activity.

She was charged with Larceny, Larceny 3 and Interfering with an Officer/Resisting Arrest.

She has a date in Stamford Superior Court on Jan 23, 2019.

She was able to post her $2,500 bond and was released.