Thief used burner iPhones and Apple Pay to purchase luxury goods, Bitcoin, and diamond-encrusted jewelry

Using stolen credit cards and Apple Pay, one identity thief was able to purchase more than $600,000 in luxury goods and nearly $100,000 of Bitcoin.

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After purchasing more than 500 stolen credit-card numbers from the dark web, Atlanta resident Aaron Laws found himself at the center of an elaborate scheme that would land him in federal prison for three years.

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