May 21, 2009 The offenders access victims' checking accounts, reproduce checks and make fraudulent drivers license's. The offenders would then target stores such as Meijers, Target, Wal-Mart, Macy's, Footlocker, Best Buy and several others spending thousands of dollars per victim.
One suspect has been arrested in the case. The other offenders are believed to live in Cook County.
Anyone with information is asked to contact DeKalb County CrimeStoppers at 815-895-3272 where they can remain anonymous or the DeKalb County Sheriffs Department at 815-895-2155.