Singapore

Woman held for credit card fraud

A 32-year-old woman has been arrested for the unauthorised use of another person's credit card, the police said yesterday.

Police received a report from the victim of the unauthorised credit card transactions on April 13.

Following investigations, officers from Tanglin Division established the identity of the suspect, who was arrested on July 5.

Unauthorised credit card transactions had been made on various online sales platforms.

Anyone convicted of dishonest misappropriation of property can be jailed for up to two years, and fined.

Those guilty of unauthorised access to computer material can be fined up to $5,000 and jailed for up to two years.

On a subsequent conviction, the maximum fine rises to $10,000 and the jail term to three years.

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