COWETA COUNTY, Ga. - Investigators found social security cards, driver's licenses, and 18 stolen credit cards in a bust they hope will solve several identity theft cases.
Coweta County deputies bust an alleged identity theft ring during a traffic stop last week.
The car was pulled over for speeding.
After smelling marijuana, investigators said the deputy decided to search the vehicle.
Authorities said they found stolen ID cards, a credit card scanner programmer, and magnetic strip reader, and a handgun with an extended magazine.
Two passengers are charged with crimes relating to identity fraud.
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