LACEY – A 22-year-old Barnegat woman was arrested after stealing a purse from a vehicle and using a stolen credit card to purchase gas.
Chantel M. Moroz was arrested and charged with burglary, theft of movable property, credit card theft, and fraudulent use of credit cards. She was released on a summons.
Around 8:13 p.m. Oct. 10, Officer Jesse Dalziel took a report at headquarters that a car parked on Tom Gray Court near Community Options in Forked River had a purse stolen from it. A credit card of the victim’s was used to purchase gas in Bayville.
Police said further investigation led them to Moroz.