the republic logo
Friday night basketball: Columbus North 61, Columbus East 51 (Final score).

Jackson County man arrested on identity theft charges


Follow The Republic:


A Jackson County man faces multiple fraud charges after racking up a bill on his dead grandmother's credit card, police say.

Ryan Kevin Mull, 23, Crothersville, was arrested Wednesday and booked into the Jackson County Jail in Brownstown on 17 counts of identity theft, a Class D felony; 17 counts of fraud, a Class D felony; and six counts of forgery, a Class C felony.

A June 4 report of fraud on a deceased person's credit card account triggered the investigation, Indiana State Police Trooper Randel Miller said.

The account was that of Lois Abbott, 63, Crothersville, who died in September last year. She is Mull's grandmother, according to Sgt. Noel Houze, public information officer with the state police.

For more on this story, see Friday's Republic.

Don't settle for a preview.
Subscribe today to see the full story!

  • Hybrid
  • $11/month
  • Sat / Sun Delivery
  • Sat / Sun Coupons
  • Weekend Magazines
  • Full Digital Access
  • E-Edition Access
  • Buy Now
  • Premium
  • $16/month
  • 7-Day Print Delivery
  • All coupons
  • Special Magazines
  • Full Digital Access
  • E-Edition Access
  • Buy Now
  • Digital Only
  • $11/month
  • -
  • -
  • -
  • Full Digital Access
  • E-Edition Access
  • Buy Now

Think your friends should see this? Share it with them!

All content copyright ©2014 The Republic, a division of Home News Enterprises unless otherwise noted.
All rights reserved. Privacy policy.