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Man Charged with Stealing Money Using Cell Phone App

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ATHENS, AL (WZDX) - Police arrested a man Monday and charged him with stealing thousands of dollars from his roommate through a cell phone.

According to police, Wesley Pierre Johnson borrowed his roommate's cell phone March 14 and noticed the roommate was still logged into his mobile banking app. Police said Johnson used the app to transfer money from the roommate's account into his own account and later withdrew the cash.

Johnson is charged with first-degree theft.

 

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