Posted: 4 February, 2014
by Jen Pearce
Kim Kardashian’s Identity Thief Sentenced
Identity thief targets USA’s rich and famous
19-year-old, Luis Flores, who attempted to illegally transfer money from Kim Kardashian’s bank account, has been sentenced to over three years in federal prison.
The teenager gained access to Kim’s finances and personal information, including her social security number and credit card details.
Flores’ mother, Kyah Green, was in the identity scheme as well, and has been sentenced to three years probation on top of her jail sentence because she lied to authorities to cover up her son’s fraud.
Flores and Green would order replacement credit cards, requesting they be sent to their address in Florida, from there, he and his mother would draw cash from ATMs.
Two transfers alone from Kris Jenner’s bank account totaled $71,000.
Flores and Green accessed money from some of the richest and most famous Americans including Bill Gates, Paris Hilton and Beyoncé, while they targeted Joe Biden and Michelle Obama as well.
Both mother and son have pleaded guilty to credit card fraud and aggravated identity theft.