JUST IN: The mugshot for ex-aide to #NewHaven Mayor Toni Harp, Bianca Bowles, charged with Larceny, Identity Theft. .@WTNH #CTnews pic.twitter.com/WdFF4DIOFx— Mario Boone, Jou. (@MarioBooneTV) October 5, 2018
New Haven officials stated that Bowles allegedly used a city credit card to charge more than $13,000 worth of items for personal use over a period of a few months.
In August, Bowles was fired and escorted out of city hall after the charges were discovered.
Bowles spent four years in Mayor Harp’s office. According to city records, she was a receptionist before serving as an administrative assistant in the Department of Youth Services.