SHERMAN, Tex. (KXII) – A Sherman couple is behind bars after police stated they stole greater than 70 debit and bank cards.
“In early April, Sherman PD was investigating two separate housebreaking circumstances involving stolen debit playing cards that had been used at native shops,” Sherman Police Sgt. Brett Mullen stated. “By means of the investigation they had been capable of decide the crimes had been dedicated by the identical particular person.”
So, Mullen stated investigators served a warrant at a home on Iowa Avenue in a neighborhood off FM 1417.
“Throughout that search they positioned stolen property and items of figuring out info from 78 completely different victims,” Mullen stated.
Police arrested Jason Polk and his girlfriend Debra Koiner for bank card/debit card abuse and illegal possession of figuring out info.
“The proof indicated these crimes had been dedicated between December of 2019 and April of 2020,” Mullen stated.
An almost four-month crime spree, with virtually 80 victims largely positioned in Sherman.
“Probably not any particular a part of city, throughout, from house burglaries and housebreaking of autos,” Mullen stated.
Mullen stated the arrests resulted in 16 beforehand reported circumstances being solved, in addition to unreported circumstances.
A reminder to by no means go away valuables in your automotive.
“Be sure to’re taking that inside and be sure you’re locking your doorways and taking all of the precautions to be sure you’re not victimized or turning into a simple goal for these type of criminals,” Mullen stated.
He stated detectives are nonetheless working to find victims impacted by this crime.
If you happen to consider your info has been stolen, contact Sherman police.