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No, having her account linked to yours wouldn't automatically give you authorization to use her account. It certainly would be a good argument against a conviction for criminal charges but it isn't an automatic way to avoid the charge.
Have the police or the DA actually filed charges yet? Have you been arrested?
You really shouldn't give any more statements to the police without a lawyer present and representing you. It very rarely helps and almost always hurts your chances.
You probably need to start looking for a lawyer to assist you. The lawyer may be able to contact the police at this point and provide them additional evidence to convince them not to pursue the charges. You can find a lawyer by going to www.lawyers.com and in the section for Area of Practice enter Criminal Law.
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It could be charged in several different ways. I don't think fraud is the one that applies under the facts you've given but if they change the facts slightly it is possible. It could also be just plain theft, it could be wrongful impersonation (identity theft), potentially wire fraud since it was done online, etc.
Most crimes can be charged in a multitude of ways depending on the exact facts that the DA pleads.
There is definitely enough to get an indictment because a DA can get an indictment on almost anybody. They are the only ones that get to offer evidence to the grand jury, the evidence they offer doesn't have to be admissible in a regular court, and they can use whatever evidence they want to use.