Hillsborough County
David Gee, Sheriff
Tampa, FL
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    Release Number: 13-204

    • For Immediate Release:
    • Public Information Office of Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office
    • May 21, 2013
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    Credit Card Fraud

    Teenager obtained 22 Visa debit cards using the personal information of 41 different victims.
    • Wednesday
    • May 1, 2013
    • Time: 12:00 AM
    • 4541 Ashburn Square Drive
    • Tampa, Florida

    Suspect:


    Devonte Courtney Jackson
    DOB: 03/08/1995
    4541 Ashburn Square Drive
    Tampa, FL

    Charges:

    • Fraudulent Use of Personal Information (x41)
    • Trafficking in Counterfeit Credit Cards

    Details:

    Between 02/13 and 05/13, the suspect fraudulently obtained 22 Visa debit cards using the personal identification information of 41 different victims. Jackson stated that he obtained the personal identification information from his mother's employer, Ace Home Care's patient database. Jackson was going through his mother's work computer to obtain the victims' information and then he would complete Visa applications and have the cards sent to his friends' homes. Deputies received information that the suspect was in possession of 22 fraudulent credit cards and found the bag of credit cards at Jackson's home. Jackson was arrested and charged with 41 counts of fraudulent use of person identification information and one count of trafficking in counterfeit credit cards.
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