How low can you go? In Virginia, a man has been accused of identity theft, forgery, and obtaining money by false pretenses.
The 25-year-old accused claims, “I know I’m not guilty of any of theses charges…The day that it aired people were calling me and texting me and asking me what have I done and I was like what are you talking about? I thought I was being pranked.”
He is, however, on probation for similar charges, but he swears that he’s no longer a criminal, though he was six years ago. Well, all right then, I guess he must be innocent!
According to detectives, in one scam he used counterfeit checks to make purchases at various stores, and then returned his purchases to different stores in exchange for cash.
One of his identity theft victims is a 102-year-old woman who recently graduated from the city’s citizen police academy, the…