A Herkimer man is facing charges following an investigation by New Hartford Police into the theft and unauthorized use of a credit card.

28-year old Thomas Saunders is accused of stealing a credit card from a woman's home and making several unauthorized purchases in the New Hartford and Herkimer areas.

Police say Saunders was one of several people hired to do home improvement work at the residence.

Saunders is charged with grand larceny, forgery and petty larceny.

He's also facing charges in Herkimer.

New Hartford Police