Jackson charged with ID theft, fraud

Jackson charged with ID theft, fraud

ALBANY, GA (WALB) - An Albany man accused of large scale fraud is indicted on 67 counts of identity fraud and exploitation.

Authorities say between October 2013 and March 2014, Kevin Jackson illegally obtained personal information of 37 people, most of them elderly.

Investigators say he called people claiming to be from Mediacom, Water Gas and Light, or AT&T and went after their financial information.

No word on when Jackson might go on trial.

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