Woman Gets 12 Years For ID Theft Spending Spree

Law360, New York (November 13, 2017, 9:58 PM EST) -- A former Broward County, Florida, resident has been sentenced to just under 12 years in prison for an identity theft scheme that saw her rack up thousands of dollars in charges on someone else’s credit card during a three-week stay at a South Florida hotel.

Halima Ouedraogo was hit with a 143-month sentence in Florida federal court Thursday after being convicted in late August of one count of access device fraud, one count of possession of 15 or more unauthorized access devices and 10 counts of...
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