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Tucson woman indicted on identity theft charges

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Posted at 3:38 PM, Jun 05, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-05 18:38:54-04

TUCSON, Ariz. - A grand jury indicted a Tucson woman accused of stealing victims' identities.

According to the state attorney general's office, Randi Marie Hartjen faces six counts of fraudulent schemes and artifices, theft of means of transportation, forgery, and three counts of aggravated identity theft.

Hartjen allegedly stole the identities of six Phoenix-area women, then used the identities to duplicate driver's licenses and have them sent to Tucson addresses. She used the fake licenses to rent or buy six vehicles.

Tucson police, Pima County Sheriff's Department, Arizona Department of Public Safety, the ADOT Office of Inspector General, USPS Postal lnspection Service and Arizona Attorney General's Office investigated the case.