U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Florida, Wifredo Ferrer, foreground, gestures as he speaks during a news conference announcing the results of an operation by the South Florida Identity Theft Tax Fraud Strike Force, against identity theft refund schemes, Thursday, April 9, 2015, in Miami. Federal investigators say 42 people in South Florida have been charged with identity theft and fraud that involved intended losses of $21 million.
U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Florida, Wifredo Ferrer, foreground, gestures as he speaks during a news conference announcing the results of an operation by the South Florida Identity Theft Tax Fraud Strike Force, against identity theft refund schemes, Thursday, April 9, 2015, in Miami. Federal investigators say 42 people in South Florida have been charged with identity theft and fraud that involved intended losses of $21 million. Wilfredo Lee AP
U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Florida, Wifredo Ferrer, foreground, gestures as he speaks during a news conference announcing the results of an operation by the South Florida Identity Theft Tax Fraud Strike Force, against identity theft refund schemes, Thursday, April 9, 2015, in Miami. Federal investigators say 42 people in South Florida have been charged with identity theft and fraud that involved intended losses of $21 million. Wilfredo Lee AP

Feds bust 40 suspects in ID theft-fraud takedown in South Florida

April 09, 2015 9:35 AM