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Tag check yields stolen credit cards



ALPHARETTA, Ga. — A routine license plate check recently ended with a man arrested for financial transaction card theft.

Police were patrolling shortly after midnight on Haynes Bridge Road, when one officer found that a silver Acura was displaying an expired license plate tag.

The driver, 28-year-old Jerel Thomas of Alpharetta, was pulled over. While police talked to him, they found marijuana and six credit cards with different names on them.

Thomas was arrested without incident.

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