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Vancleave man charged with felony credit card fraud

Sebastian Eugene Linton (Photo source: Jackson County Sheriff's Department) Sebastian Eugene Linton (Photo source: Jackson County Sheriff's Department)
JACKSON COUNTY, MS (WLOX) -

A Vancleave man has been charged with felony credit card fraud after allegedly making unauthorized purchases using his former employer’s card.

Jackson County Sheriff Mike Ezell said Sebastian Eugene Linton, 24, was arrested Wednesday.

Ezell said Linton was fired from his job in June after his employer noticed there were several unauthorized charges on his credit card.

Linton reportedly bought more than $2,600 worth of merchandise online using the card and had the items shipped to a Vancleave address.

Linton’s bond was set at $3,000, and he remains behind bars pending an initial court appearance.

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