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Two Arrested for Identity Theft Spree

Two people from the Chico, California area have reportedly been arrested for the identity theft of several people. According to reports, the two would steal mail, cash any checks they found and collect credit information to later use for purchases. The investigation reportedly began after a victim had notified police that someone was using her credit card. A week later police tracked down the last known location of the suspects and found evidence of more cases of identity theft. It is reported that police arrested two people who are now charged with three counts of identity theft and two counts of forgery.

Identity theft charges can be incredibly serious and result in consequences such as jail time and more depending on the situation. It’s important that you understand what you are being charged with and how you should go about resolving this matter. You do have rights to protect during this difficult time and options to do so. Begin the process of moving forward with your life.

It’s in your best interest to work with a criminal defense lawyer who will understand your case and be able to guide you through this difficult process. A defense attorney will know how to deal with court proceedings and any other aspects necessary. You can count on a defense lawyer to always have your best interest in mind while fighting to protect your rights. Please take some time today to contact a criminal defense attorney and begin discussing the details of your case.