|Three men charged in Ohio in alleged credit card theft|
|Written by Associated Press|
|Saturday, 06 April 2013 06:38|
CINCINNATI (AP) — Southwest Ohio authorities say three men from Illinois and Indiana have been charged in an alleged multi-state credit card theft operation that stretched into China and cost banks more than $150,000.
Hamilton County Prosecutor Joe Deters says 26-year-old Christopher Grier, 26-year-old Jonathan Martin and 30-year-old Ricky Lonners were indicted Friday on charges of money laundering, theft and other counts. The indictment lists Chicago addresses for Grier and Lonners and a Munster, Ind., address for Martin.
Court records didn't list attorneys for them.
Deters says they are suspected of stealing credit card information and using it to purchase items such as iPads. He says the items were then sent to a company in China for reimbursement and additional credit card information, which the suspects would use for future purchases.
Copyright 2013 The Associated Press.
Front Page Stories
|Northwood seeks input on levies for school
12/11/2013 | MARIE THOMAS BAIRD Sentinel Education Editor
NORTHWOOD — There were only 20 people there, but overwhelmingly they supported North [ ... ]
|BGSU to freeze tuition|
12/11/2013 | DAVID DUPONT Sentinel Staff Writer
Students will pay the same amount to attend Bowling Green State University next academ [ ... ]