Decatur woman accused of stealing child’s ID for food stamps

Decatur woman accused of stealing child’s ID for food stamps

DECATUR, AL (WAFF) - Decatur police have charged a woman with identity theft.

The investigation started in May after a resident filed a police report in reference to an identity theft. The resident reported that her 7-year-old son’s personal information had been used by someone to obtain EBT services. Police confirmed it was to get food stamps.

During the course of the investigation, 28-year-old Callie Leanne Mixon Cumbess was developed as a suspect.

An arrest warrant was obtained on Tuesday. She turned herself in on Friday.

Cumbess was booked in lieu of a $5,000 bond.

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