|Tampa man charged in identity-theft scheme at VA|
|News - St Augustine Area & St Johns County|
TAMPA — A Tampa man has been arrested on allegations of involvement in an identity-theft scheme at a Veterans Affairs hospital.
Willie Streater, 24, was taken into custody by federal marshals on Wednesday on eight charges stemming from allegedly stealing Social Security numbers from at least 34 veterans treated at the James A. Haley VA Medical Center in 2011 and 2012. He had been hired by a firm whose website warns not to “become a victim of identity theft” and was supposed to be shredding documents for the hospital.
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