A Fremont woman reported that she was the victim of fraud on Monday.
According to the Fremont Police Department, a fraud was reported at a residence in the 400 block of N. Christy Street at approximately 8:45 a.m.
The victim reported that someone from Dallas, TX obtained her social security number and uised it to fraudulently open a Verizon wireless account that had not been paid.
The victim reported that because the account is in her name she is now being contacted to pay the outstanding balance. The estimated dollar amount of the balance is approximately $1,500.
Officers instructed the victim to contact Verizon Wireless regarding the account and outstanding charges.