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Identity Thief Captured


Scott County Sheriff’s Office

Sheriff Jerry Goodin

News Release


111 South First Street                                        Date 03/22/2019

Scottsburg, Indiana 47170


Immediate Release



Identity Thief Captured

Scott County-In January of 2019, detectives with the Scott County Sheriff’s Office began an investigation of Identity Theft for a victim who resides in another state. The preliminary investigation revealed Patricia Juan, 22, from the Country of Mexico allegedly crossed the United States/Mexican Border and obtained a job in Scott County by using a Social Security Number and name she obtained and used illegally.

Patricia Juan, was arrested for Identity Theft and incarcerated at the Scott County Jail. All of the arrested female’s information was forwarded to federal authorities.


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Sheriff Jerry Goodin wants to caution the public to keep a close eye on all of your account information and personal information. Sheriff Goodin also wants to let the public know that Identity Theft will not be tolerated. If you suspect any kind of foul play with your identity please contact the Scott County Sheriff’s Office.




Contact Sheriff Jerry Goodin at Scott County Sheriff’s Office (812)752-8400

All suspects are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.