WATERBURY, Conn. (AP) - A Connecticut prosecutor has dropped a criminal case against a Cheshire police officer accused of charging $119 on his ex-wife's credit card to subscribe to a dating Web site.
Thirty-eight-year-old Robert Anderson was supposed to be arraigned Wednesday on a charge of illegal use of a credit card, but officials at Waterbury Superior Court say a prosecutor dismissed the case.
Anderson's ex-wife told Middlebury police that she discovered an erroneous charge on her credit card account in April. Police say Anderson billed $119 on his ex-wife's card for a subscription to eHarmony.com.
Anderson, who now lives in Southbury, told investigators he may have used the wrong credit card number by mistake.
Prosecutors declined to comment.