OAKLAND (CBS SF) — A 22-year-old parolee suspected of possessing more than 175 stolen or forged bank cards was arrested in Oakland last week, according to the California Highway Patrol.
Officers were conducting a special enforcement operation on Tuesday night when they stopped a speeding 2003 BMW with a broken headlight on MacArthur Boulevard near 73rd Avenue around 9 p.m., CHP officials said.READ MORE: COVID Surge: Mask Mandate Returns To Bay Area Businesses With No Limits On Capacity
The driver, identified as Oakland resident Jovon Williams, did not have a valid license and was found to be on parole, according to the CHP.
Officers searched the BMW where they found more than $10,000 in cash and the stolen or forged bank cards, CHP officials said.READ MORE: Firefighters Battling 2-3 Acre Wildfire In Lake County
Williams was arrested and booked into county jail on charges including identity theft, forgery and probation violation, according to the CHP.
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