Steve Gibbons, Assistant District Attorney CONTACT PERSON:
Stan Voyles, Deputy District Attorney
(408) 792-2735 For release on November 26, 2007 DISTRICT ATTORNEY SEEKS PERSONS WHO MAY HAVE GIVEN MONEY TO A PSYCHIC/FORTUNE TELLER KNOWN AS LOLA MILLER, also known as DONNA MILLER and MISS DONNA
Lola Miller is a psychic/fortune teller who goes by “Miss Donna” and also used the name of Donna Miller. Before she fled the area in 2005, she worked the area around Santana Row and lived at 327 Baywood Avenue and 341 Cypress Avenue, both in San Jose.
Lola Miller is currently charged with grand theft in an amount over $150,000. The charges allege that she obtained almost $450,000 from a San Jose woman between August, 2004 and March, 2005. After reading the victim’s fortune, Miller told the victim that she and some of her family members were cursed and that she needed to pay money to have the evil cleansed. She also verbally threatened the victim. The victim gave Miller about $350,000 in cash and another $95,000 in goods and services.
If you or anyone you know has given money to Lola Miller, aka Donna Miller aka Miss Donna please contact District Attorney Investigator Dennis Brookins at (408) 792-2581, or your local law enforcement agency. ###