Secret Service forgery probe leads to arrests

May 19, 2011 | Posted by: roboblogger | Full story: Times-Herald of Forrest City, Arkansas

Two Forrest City residents are facing 19 felony counts of forgery after their arrest Wednesday in connection with a nationwide credit card scam in which about $1.8 million was stolen from Western Union.

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Who was it?Why did it take so long to get them?Sounds like they have been living high on the hog.Do tell us who would stoop so low.

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On Wednesday, officers arrested Miesha Thomas, 29, 28 SFC 453, and Lance White 23, 831 Mann St., Apt. 108, on several charges of second-degree forgery.

Thomas is charged with 19 counts of second-degree forgery and the affidavit shows that Thomas received 19 credit cards in her name during a period from September 2009 to October 2010. According to the affidavit, the credit cards were fraudulently loaded by someone representing themselves as a Western Union employee conducting a training exercise on a merchant’s terminal and sent to addresses at 958 Robinson St., 215 Burke St. and 831 Mann St., Apt. 108. Each of the credit cards sent to Thomas were allegedly loaded with $950, totaling $17,120.

White is charged with 13 counts of second-degree forgery. He is accused of receiving 13 credit cards in his name during a period from August 2009 to September 2010. The cards were also loaded the same way, according to the affidavit, and he reportedly received a total of $12,350. The cards were send to 215 Burke St. and 831 Mann St., Apt. 108.

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