Lynn Marie Kramer, 24, of Pottsville, is facing charges of theft/fraud/forgery as a result of an incident that happened in Carbon County.

State police at the Lehighton barracks said the victim in the case is Lynn Ann McMenemon, 59, of 18 Teaberry Lane, Jim Thorpe.

Police said the incident occurred as the suspect was using the maiden name of the victim to open an account with PPL for electricity service. Police said the victim was made aware of the ID theft when she realized she had thousands of dollars in unpaid bills to the utiliity for service she was not responsible for.