A news release issued by the Bakersfield Police Department said Shanyan Witt, 50, used information she bought online identifying herself as a Texas resident when she showed up at Volkswagen Bakersfield in the 6000 block of Wible Road.
An Oceanside man is under arrest after he allegedly tried to fraudulently purchase a vehicle at Volkswagen Bakersfield dealership.
On Monday, Bakersfield Police Department officers were dispatched to Volkswagen Bakersfield on Wible Road for reports of a person attempting to fraudulently purchase a vehicle.
Detectives determined that Shanyan Witt, 50, purchased the identity of a Texas resident online and tried to use it to buy a vehicle.
Witt was arrested for burglary, forgery, false personation, false identification to a peace officer and conspiracy.
-Posted by Jeff Lemucchi