The Daily Item, Sunbury, PA

October 12, 2012

Watsontown fugitives remain at large


The Daily Item

— A Watsontown woman and her boyfriend remained on the run Friday after Watsontown Police announced they charged her with 40 felony counts that include forgery, identity theft, access device fraud and theft, police said.

Emily E. Fitzgerald, 30, and her boyfriend, Douglas M. Humphries, 33, are believed to have fled the Valley with their 2-year-old son in a red, 1998 Oldsmobile Aurora, with Pennsylvania registration FGH3232, according to police.

Fitzgerald is facing the felony counts after she stole her parents’ identities and opened nine credit-card accounts and attempted to open two others. Fitzgerald charged more than $42,000 over 904 transactions between January and August, police said.

Fitzgerald is described as a white, with brown hair and blue eyes, standing about 5-feet-5 inches tall and weighing 140 pounds. Humphries is described as white, with red hair and blue eyes, standing about 5-feet-8 inches tall and weighing 150 pounds.

Anyone with information is asked to call Watsontown police at 538-2773 or 911.