GIPD makes big credit card fraud bust

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GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (KSNB) - Grand Island Police arrested a man who had a part in a plague of stolen credit cards and financial fraud.

Police said Tuesday that 31-year-old Angel Martinez Coca was charged with 52 criminal counts including 1st degree forgery, criminal possession of financial transaction devices, shoplifting and aiding and abetting a felony.

These crimes are related to a series of fraudulent credit card transactions spanning from February to July of this year, many of which involved compromised accounts from the Central Nebraska area.

Martinez Coca also had a warrant for his arrest from Sarpy County for Unauthorized Use of a Financial Transaction Device.

Breakdown of charges:
38 Counts 1st Deg. Forgery
9 Counts Criminal Possession of a Financial Transaction Device
2 Counts Shoplifting
2 Count Aiding and Abetting a Felony
1 Count Warrant Arrest