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Woman arrested in Scottsdale burglary and credit card fraud

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Posted at 7:03 AM, Feb 26, 2021
and last updated 2021-02-26 09:03:03-05

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Police in Scottsdale say a woman been arrested for her alleged role in a burglary last in January that allegedly led to credit card fraud.

They say an elderly woman returned home from church on Jan. 3 to find a female burglar inside her home. Police say the suspect got away with multiple items from the home, including credit cards. After the burglary, investigators obtained surveillance video of a man and a woman seen using the credit cards at various Phoenix-area stores.

Scottsdale police announced Thursday they have arrested 38-year-old Jackie Barnhart of Phoenix on suspicion of burglary and fraudulent use of the credit card. They say the second suspect remains at large and hasn’t been identified yet.