Brown County fraud victim loses $30,000


BROWN COUNTY, Texas - A Brown County man's identity was stolen leaving him in the hole for $30,000, according to deputies.

They met with William Neaves of Brookesmith on Wednesday to discuss a possible fraud case. Neaves told deputies an unknown person obtained his personal information and counterfeited personal checks under his name, according to the police report.

Neaves claimed to have lost $30,000.

The Brown County Sheriff's Office hasn't identified a suspect in the case.

close video ad
Unmutetoggle ad audio on off