Saturday, July 16, 2011

Health Clinic Victimized by Employee Stealing Patient Data for Identity Theft

An administrative assistant for a tuberculosis program stole patient data while working at the Metropolitan Health District clinic in San Antonio, Texas.

The administrative assistant, who got his job through a temp agency, pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit identity theft and faces up to five years in prison.

This was not his first time misusing stolen information, court records said he used stolen information to buy a 2004 Harley-Davidson motorcycle in 2004.
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Time time the administrative assistant and his partner used the stolen information to buy a 2003 Chevrolet Silverado, the Corvette, a 2009 Harley Davidson, a 2005 Cadillac CTS, a 2006 Chevrolet Avalanche, jewelry, a 2007 Cadillac Escalade and a 2009 Dodge Caliber.

Sources:
(a) Ex-city workers used stolen IDs in costly spree - express-news.net, July 12, 2011


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