WA: Fast food customers’ identities stolen by worker, say police

Three people are charged in an alleged identity theft ring, skimming credit and debit card information from fast food customers at a Tukwila Wendy’s restaurant.

Maria Elena DeHoyos-Ortiz, 33, Linzy Jerome Hopkins, 27, and Ricardo Ricky Ramacho, II, 28, are charged with multiple counts of conspiracy to commit identity theft. King County Sheriff’s Detectives say they compromised at least 135 accounts to the tune of approximately $75,000, and that number could grow.

Read more on NWCN.

Update: The story is also covered on Seattle PI. Thanks to ITRC for sending me the link.

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