An Orange County, CA woman has been accused of using a false identity to
obtain new breast implants from a plastic surgeon. Yvonne Jean Pampellonne,
30, nicknamed the 'Breast Implant Bandit', is now facing three
felony charges, including commercial burglary, grand theft and identity theft.
Pampellone surrendered to police in March after detectives caught up with
her using breast implant tracking numbers. Police say that in September
of 2008 Pampellonne used the personal information of another woman to
establish a line of credit at the Pacific Center for Plastic Surgery in
Doctors performed $12,000 in liposuction and breast augmentation surgery
at the center, police say, charging $12,000 to the phony line of credit
and exchanging her existing implants for new ones.
grand theft and identity theft are felony criminal offenses under California law and are punishable by
state prison sentences. If you, or someone you know is under investigation
or has been arrested contact
Los Angeles Criminal Defense Attorney Robert M. Bernstein for a