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ID Theft Cut Short in Folsom

 
ID Theft Cut Short in Folsom
Posted Saturday, February 22nd 2014 @ 11am  by KFBK News

Folsom police attribute quick thinking by bicycle shop employees that lead to the arrest of a suspected ID thief who had just spent $6,000 using fake credit.

A female shopper raised suspicion as she went on a shopping spree with a newly approved credit card. One purchase was a mountain bike selling for $4,200. Employees became suspicious because two weeks earlier, their store in El Dorado Hills was hit with a $5,000 fake credit purchase using the same credit line. Two days later, a different person tried to make another large purchase, which the store declined. The person was able to get away.

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