In the news

Posted: December 30, 2012 at 3:39 a.m.

Nouel Alba, 37, a New York woman accused of trying to swindle donors by posing as a relative of a child killed in the Connecticut school shootings, also has been accused of soliciting money after superstorm Sandy through Web messages listing bogus charities.

This story is only available from our archives.

Front Section, Pages 1 on 12/30/2012