Authorities have arrested and charged two Florida men who reportedly went on a fraudulent spending spree at Blount County stores.
Alan Rivero Carrazana, 29, Hialeah, Fla., and Yasmany Ulacia Garcia, 27, Orlando, Fla., were arrested by Alcoa Police officers Friday on charges of identity theft. Carrazana has been charged with two counts of identity theft, while Garcia has been charged with three.
Carrazana was being held in lieu of bonds totaling $40,000, while Garcia was being held in lieu of bonds totaling $60,000. They are scheduled to appear at 9 a.m. Oct. 15 hearings in Blount County General Sessions Court.