Boise Woman Charged With Stealing Identity, $10,000


Tammie Kirby, 44, is charged with grand theft.

A Boise woman spent part of her Thanksgiving holiday weekend behind bars, charged with identity theft and draining funds from a victim's bank account to the tune of more than $10,000.

Boise Police said 44-year-old Tammie Kirby was taken into custody Nov. 24 and charged with grand theft. Law enforcement said Kirby used the victim's credit card information to make fraudulent purchases and obtain funds totaling more than $10,000 over a period of several months. Police said Kirby knew the victim.