Man pleads guilty in massive credit info theft case

Thursday, 16 September 2004, 2:27 PM EST

A man charged in one of the largest identity theft scams in U.S. history pleaded guilty to charges of conspiracy, wire fraud, and fraud in connection with identity documents Tuesday and could face up to 50 years in prison, according to a statement from U.S. Attorney David Kelley, of the Southern District of New York.

By Paul Roberts at Info World.

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