Tuesday, April 16, 2013
Schnuck says approximately 2.4 million credit and debit cards used at 79 stores may have been compromised. The O'Fallon Schnucks was one of the stores that was hit.
The O'Fallon Schnucks in O'Fallon was named as of 79 stores impacted by a recent plague of credit card theft. Schnucks released its list of St. Louis area stores that were impacted by the recent security breach on Monday morning. Several St. Charles County stores, including the O'Fallon Schnucks. In St. Charles County, the stores hit were: Schnucks says approximately 2.4 million credit and debit cards used at 79 may have been compromised between December and March. The company also says the card number and expiration date may have been accessed, but not the cardholder’s name or address. Schnucks has also set up a call center for customers if they have additional questions about the breach or how to protect themselves. Customers can call …
Monday, April 15, 2013
Schnuck says approximately 2.4 million credit and debit cards used at 79 stores may have been compromised. Check out the list of stores and the latest on the security breach investigation.
Monday morning, Schnucks released its list of St. Louis area stores that were impacted by the recent security breach. As a result of that breach, Schnucks customers across the St. Louis area have found fraudulent charges on their debit and cards. The Schnucks stores on the list (which can be found in the PDF portion of this article along with a timeline issued by Schnucks) are located in a number of Patches throughout St. Louis, St. Charles and surrounding counties. Schnuck says approximately 2.4 million credit and debit cards used at 79 may have been compromised between December and March. The company also says the card number and expiration date may have been accessed, but not the cardholder’s name or address. Schnucks has also set up a …
Saturday, January 26, 2013
Check out recent crime news in O'Fallon.
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Saturday, January 12, 2013
St. Peters and O'Fallon police are looking for three people who they believe have used fake $100 bills at Walgreens stores in St. Charles County.
O'Fallon and St. Peters Police are looking for three suspects accused of passing counterfeit bills at numerous Walgreens stores in St. Charles County, including one in St. Charles. St. Peters Police received calls from two Walgreens stores about counterfeit $100 bills being passed on Jan. 4. In both instances, the male suspects purchased approximately $200 worth of items and with the counterfeit money. Later the female suspect would return to the store, return the items, and receive money back. At this time, St. Peters Police believe the suspects are involved in six incidences at various Walgreens stores in the St. Charles area. St. Charles Police are not involved in the investigation at this time. The Walgreens store in St. Charles only …
Wednesday, December 14, 2011
St. Charles County mortgage broker misrepresented clients and hid that he was profiting from a real estate deal as a silent partner.
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Wednesday, December 14, 2011
An O’Fallon man was sentenced Monday to 33 months in prison after he pleaded guilty to a mortgage fraud scheme involving four St. Louis area properties. Mickey Johnson, 51, pleaded guilty in August to two counts of wire fraud after his first day of trial. Johnson admitted that he participated in a fraud scheme relating to the sale of four properties in the 3900 block of Labadie Avenue in north St. Louis. Johnson, acting as the mortgage broker, manipulated buyers’ loan applications by inflating their income and falsely stating that the buyers intended to occupy the properties as primary residences. He concealed down payments and other cash concessions made to the buyers from the sellers. Unknown to the lenders, Johnson was profiting from …
Tuesday, August 23, 2011
Mickey Johnson, 51, of O'Fallon, pled guilty to two counts of wire fraud related to mortgage fraud involving four St. Louis area properties on Tuesday.
A St. Charles County mortgage broker pled guilty to two counts of wire fraud related to mortgage fraud on Tuesday. After the first day of trial on Monday, Mickey Johnson, 51, of O'Fallon, admitted to participating in a fraud scheme relating to the sale of four properties located in the 3900 block of Labadie Avenue in north St. Louis. According to the United States Attorney's Office, Johnson, acting as the mortgage broker, manipulated the loan applications of buyers by inflating their income and misstating their intention to occupy the properties as a primary residences. He also concealed down payments and other cash concessions made to the buyers from the sellers. Johnson profited from the sales as a "silent partner" to the seller of …
Thursday, June 16, 2011
The indictment named several witnesses, including some living in O'Fallon.
Darain and Cory Atkinson, owners of the now-defunct US Fidelis, were arraigned Wednesday on charges of stealing, insurance fraud and unlawful merchandising practices in St. Charles County Circuit Court. US Fidelis was headquartered in Wentzville, in what used to be Belz Factory Outlet Mall. The grand jury handed down the indictment Friday afternoon, Missouri Attorney General Chris Koster said at a press conference. Bond was set at $250,000, with 10-percent surety. Koster had asked for $250,000, cash only. Both Atkinson brothers were also required to relinquish their passports. Darain Atkinson, 46, faces 14 charges. If convicted on the highest count of the indictment, Koster said, he faces life in prison. Cory Atkinson, 41, faces 13 …
Saturday, March 12, 2011
Check out this past week's police activity in O'Fallon.
Gas drive-offs and shoplifting top the list of crimes reported in O'Fallon this week. March 4 March 5 March 6 March 7 March 8 March 9 Information courtesy of the O'Fallon Police Department.