Mistie Young, of Eunice, Louisiana, was arrested and charged with six counts of identity theft. According to the police, Young purportedly forged the identity theft victims’ names when she made credit card purchases. police first became aware of the theft when a Eunice, Louisiana resident complained of a stolen debit card.
Investigators easily tracked down the perpetrator when the debit card was used to order cable TV service. The officers went to the address provided by the cable service and apprehended Young. According to police, Young confessed to stealing the card and using it to make purchases.