Identity Theft Used To Open A Verizon Account

On June 11, 2011, a resident filed a report of identity theft and fraud. The victim stated that an account had been opened up at Verizon Wireless using his personal information. The victim realized an unauthorized account had been opened when he applied for a mortgage through a separate company. At this time, no additional acts of fraud have been discovered by the victim. The victim was advised to contact the credit reporting agencies and to closely monitor his credit in anticipation of future acts of identity theft.