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Credit card fraud ring used over 3,800 stolen cards


WDJT 58 Milwaukee - (National) Ten men from several States were indicted December 16 for allegedly running a payment card fraud ring that operated in at least 11 States, used over 3,800 stolen credit card numbers, and made fraudulent transactions totaling more than $1.7 million. The alleged ring would use the stolen payment card information primarily to purchase tickets to sporting and other entertainment events and then resell them.


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Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:22:49