idenity theft leads to account opened and now being sued
Date: Tue, 11/27/2007 21:41
My purse was stolen with my checkbook, license, s.s card and debit card. The person who stole it opened an account with Best Buy and put charges on it for over $3000. I was contacted a couple of months ago by CACH,LLC about paying this debt. I told them it was theft idenity and faxed them the police report and a affidavit stating this twice by fax. They said they were going to send me to jail and that I was lying and they don't believe me. They even told me that the account was opened before the theft. I checked and it was opened a couple of days after the theft. I was served by a policeman today telling me I was being sued for the debt and I signed a agreement saying that I would pay for their attorney fees. My husband is a college student and I only work part time and now I have to take off work to go back and answer to the suit within 20 days. What can I do? Any advice? I was a victim once and now again!
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