Personal information taken in Nevada DMV office break-in

Tuesday, 15 March 2005, 12:05 PM EST

Personal information from more than 8,900 people was stolen when thieves broke into a Nevada Department of Motor Vehicles office, officials said Friday.

A computer taken during the break-in contained names, ages, dates of birth, Social Security numbers, photographs and signatures of southern Nevada residents who obtained driver's licenses between Nov. 25 and March 4 at the North Las Vegas office, state DMV chief Ginny Lewis said.

By Ken Ritter at the Las Vegas Sun.

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