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11 charged in Blue Cross ID theft, fraud

2015/03/11

Detroit News; Associated Press - (Michigan; Texas; Ohio) Officials announced March 10 that 11 individuals from Michigan, Texas, and Ohio were charged with identify theft and credit card fraud after a Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan employee allegedly shared screenshots of 5,514 subscriber profiles with the group, who used the personal information to apply for credit cards, gift cards, and to purchase merchandise at retailers.

Source: http://www.detroitnews.com/story/business/2015/03/10/charged-theft-blue- cross-subscriber-info/24711063/

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