All these credit cards are fake and part of a fraudulent operation in St. Tammany Parish

STREET.

WHEN WE LOOK AT IT, YOU'RE GOING TO TAKE A DOUBLE TAKE.

>> THIS IS MONEY IN THE BANK.

HEATH: FINANCIAL CRIMES INVESTIGATORS GOT MORE THAN THEY BARGAINED FOR, TWO ARRESTS, 24-YEAR-OLD ROLAND CELESTINE, 22-YEAR-OLD GARIUAN HAMPTON, ALONG WITH 115 COUNTERFEIT CREDIT CARDS, AND ALL THE EQUIPMENT USED TO CREATE THE SKIMMERS, ENCODERS, EVEN AN EMBOSSING MACHINE, PURCHASED ON SOMETHING CALLED THE DARK WE ALL USED TO STEAL YOUR IDENTITY AND SPEND YOUR MONEY.

>> WHEN THAT VICTIM OPENS UP THEIR BILL, THEY'LL HAVE CHARGES ALL OVER THE PLACE THAT THEY DIDN'T MAKE.

HEATH: BUT TAKE A LOOK AT THIS, DETECTIVES ALSO CONFISCATED $25,000 WORTH OF HIGH END SHOES, COLLECTIBLES, FROM SPORTING GOOD STORES AND EXPENSIVE SHOE OUTLET THESE ARE USED LIKE CASH, EASILY LIQUIDATED, TRADED, USED AS COLLATERAL, EVEN PAWNE >> IF THEY WERE TO GO OUT AND SELL A GUN, THEY WOULD HAVE A HARD TIME GETTING SOMEONE TO PICK IT UP, BUT THEY COUILD SELL A SET OF TENNIS SHOE, THESE ARE COLLECTIBLES, COLLECTOR'S ITEMS.

THEY GO UP IN VALUE.

>> WE KNOW NOW THAT THIS IS A HIGH COMMODITY, AND THERE MUST BE A MARKET IN IT OR THEY WOULDN'T BE USING THESE FRAUDULENT CREDIT CARDS TO PURCHASE TO RESELL.

HEATH: THEY CREATE THE CARDS, BUY THE MERCHANDISE, SELL IT ON THE STREET AND ON THE INTERNET, YOUR IDENTITY IS STOLEN, AND YOU GET THE BILL.

>> THE BEST THING YOU CAN DO IS MONITOR YOUR BANK ACCOUNTS, YOUR CHECKING ACCOUNTS, EVEN THROUGH YOUR MAIL.

PROTECT YOURSELF TO PREVENT IDENTITY THEFT FROM OCCURRING TO.

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