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CO: Man accused of ID theft tried to surrender, turned away

From the this-is-kind-of-embarrassing-dept.: Deborah Sherman reports: For the second time in the same case, law enforcement in Denver turned away a key component in hundreds of instances of identity theft. The first time, it was a box full of stolen documents found in a storage unit, turned away by a Denver Police officer. This...

NC: Dry cleaner skips town with clients’ clothes

Michelle Boudin reports: A Mooresville dry cleaner has skipped town, taking her clients’ clothes and credit card numbers with her. “I took in nine dress shirts and four dress pants,” said Carole Dishman. “They closed up shop. All I’m doing is looking for my clothes. That’s all I care about is the clothes.” ...

CO: 2 arrested in case of stolen hospital records (follow-up)

Police have arrested both people wanted in connection with several hundred cases of identity theft uncovered by 9Wants to Know. Many of the thefts originated in the emergency room of a local hospital. Philbin is accused of stealing the hospital records of at least 150 patients at St. Anthony Central Hospital who went...