A 30-year-old man was arrested after he allegedly was caught retrieving a UPS package that contained the proceeds from a "grandparent scam," said the Greenwich Police.
Frederick Delacruz, of the Bronx, was arrested on Monday, Dec. 9, after he was allegedly seen retrieving the package that he believed contained $6,000 that were the proceeds of a grandparent scam in the Byram section of town, Greenwich Police said.
Delacruz led officers on a foot pursuit after being confronted by officers, police said.
He was apprehended a short distance away and was arrested without further incident.
Delacruz was charged with interfering with an officer, criminal attempt at larceny and telephone fraud.
He is being held on a $100,000 bond and is scheduled to appear in court on Monday, Dec. 16.
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