The Alton Police Department would like to make the community aware that on April 19, 2019, Robann Borges, age 50 of Suncook Valley Rd in Alton was arrested on six felony charges. One count of Fraudulent Use of a Credit Card, two counts of Identity Fraud, two counts of Theft by Unauthorized Taking, and Receiving Stolen Property. These crimes were committed under her employment with a local elderly care company. Borges used her position caring for a 93 year old Alton woman to defraud her out of thousands of dollars using various methods over an extended period of time. Borges is currently out on bail and awaiting prosecution. She is no longer employed with the previous care company, but her involvement with other members of the elderly community is unknown at this point.
Chief Ryan L. Heath
Alton Police Department