Saturday, November 14, 2009


N.Y. woman arrested at Mohegan Sun in counterfeit credit card use.

By Staff reports
Norwich Bulletin
Posted Nov 13, 2009 @ 07:04 AM


Mohegan, Conn. — .A Queens, N.Y., woman was arrested Thursday at Mohegan Sun in connection with the use of a counterfeit credit card, according the state police.

Svetlana Turakaeva, 20, of 6519 79th Place, Queens, N.Y., was arrested without incident after she attempted to purchase items at the Puma Store and the manager became suspicious, police say.

Tribal police officers were alerted and Turakaeva was stopped before she left the casino. Investigation revealed the same credit card was used at the Godiva Store.

Turakaeva was held on $600 cash bond. She is scheduled to appear Dec. 3 in Norwich Superior Court.

1 comment:

E. Roberts said...

oh! she must have done some move before she got arrested. Like see a debt consolidation counselor.