Purse theft ring hitting Northeast Florida

Published On: Mar 11 2013 05:03:56 PM EDT   Updated On: Feb 25 2013 06:10:00 PM EST

A theft ring striking all over Northeast Florida is stealing your money and using disguises to assume your identity.   Women and now men are being targeted for their briefcases and purses.  The thieves are using the victims' drivers licenses to help them gain access to their bank accounts.

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Carole talks with Channel 4's Jennifer Waugh about how she was targeted by purse thieves at World Golf Village, Sunday March 3. It's believed that Carole was the victim of an organized purse theft ring that's been striking in our area for weeks.


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