The Panama City Police Department announces the arrest of 51 years-of- age Linda DeLoach of Panama City.
DeLoach, who has been working as a caretaker for an 89 year-old female, endeavored to purchase a car, valued at $27,000, from a local dealership with the use of the victim’s identity and credit information.
The dealership, suspecting fraud, then contacted the Panama City Police Department. Following an investigation into the incident DeLoach was arrested and charged with Grand Theft and Exploitation Of The Elderly. DeLoach is scheduled for a first appearance on Tuesday, October 28, 2008.
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact either the Panama City Police Department at 872-3100 or Crime Stoppers at 785-TIPS(8477).