Man opened credit cards in ex-wife's name, Johnson City police say

Johnson City Press • Sep 12, 2018 at 8:42 AM

Police arrested a Johnson City man Monday on two counts of identity theft. 

According to a press release, the Johnson City Police Department concluded an investigation initiated in May of last year into an identity theft situation that began in February 2013. The victim reported that she believed her husband, William Killen, 49, had opened two different credit cards in her name after their divorce, the release said. 

The case was presented to a Carter County grand jury, and an arrest warrant for Killen followed. 

Carter County deputies arrested Killen Monday and took him to the Carter County Detention Center, where he’s being held on a $5,000 bond. He will appear in Carter County Criminal Court on Nov. 28. 

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