Annie Morish

Annie Morish had her heat shut off when Peoples Gas replaced her meter and hit her with a bill for more than $44,000, claiming she had been stealing gas. (Credit: CBS)

People’s Gas Offers Payment Plan To Woman Who Owes $44,000 Bill

An elderly West Side woman who has hit with a $44,000 gas bill, has been offered a payment plan from the utility.

02/17/2012

Annie Morish had her heat shut off when Peoples Gas replaced her meter and hit her with a bill for more than $44,000, claiming she had been stealing gas. (Credit: CBS)

Elderly Woman’s Heat Shut Off, Hit With $44,000 Peoples Gas Bill

She was told People’s Gas needed to replace her meter. That’s where her nightmare began. Her gas was cut off and, on Wednesday, she got a new bill for more than $44,000, accused of stealing gas.

CBS 2–02/15/2012