Wanted Woman Surrenders at Darien Police Department: Charged with Passing Phony $100 Bill

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A 25-year-old woman arrested in 2010 on an accusation she passed a $100 counterfeit bill at Walgreens in Darien, then charged with felony-level failure to appear in court in 2013, recently turned herself in to Darien Police.

According to police, Octavia Adams, now of Atlanta, went to Police Headquarters on Thursday, June 8, and was held on a $2,500 bond.

She appeared the next day in state Superior Court in Stamford, where her bond was reduced to $500. She was released after posting it.

She faces charges of sixth-degree larceny and conspiracy to commit sixth-degree larceny, both misdemeanors, and first-degree forgery, conspiracy to commit first-degree forgery, both felonies. She’s accused of committing the original crimes on Oct. 1, 2010, then failing to appear in court on Feb. 14, 2013.