Red Cross Employee Arrested on Theft Charges in Jacksonville

A Northeast Florida Red Cross Employee has been arrested in Jacksonville on theft and fraud charges. Nicole Urbani has been charged with:

– 5 counts of fraudulent use of personal identification information, all third degree felonies in Jacksonville.

– 1 count of fraudulent use of credit cards, a third degree felony in Jacksonville.

– 1 count of employee theft, a second degree felony because the value stolen is over $20,000 but under $100,000.

Urbani is accused of creating fake house fire victims and dispensing the Red Cross money to herself. JSO claims she stole just over $33,000. If convicted of all the crimes she is charged with, Urbani faces up to 45 years in prison.