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Florissant man indicited on credit card theft charges

By St. Louis Public Radio

St. Louis – Federal authorities have indicted a suburban St. Louis man on charges he ran up more than $45,000 on stolen credit and debit cards.

Prosecutors say Jarod Parker of Florissant took the cards from vehicles at parks and public events in the St. Louis area

He allegedly called the card issuers and changed the personal identification numbers before withdrawing cash and making purchases.

Prosecutors say there are at least seven victims. Any others should contact the U.S. Attorney's office in St. Louis, or the Postal Inspection Service at 1-877-785-9799.