Central Florida Regional Transportation Authority, LYNX

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October 1, 2010
Orlando , FL
United States
Florida US
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A former bus driver pleaded guilty to stealing the identities of some of her disabled passengers.  The driver pleaded guilty to 27 counts of wire fraud, aggravated identity theft and trafficking in a counterfeit device.  The information was stolen between October and November of 2009 and used to open fraudulent credit accounts.

UPDATE (12/16/10): The former bus driver was sentenced to three and a half years in prison and ordered to pay $3,667 in restitution.