Man Arrested In Identity Theft Scheme

Posted on Wednesday, September 13, 2017 07:00 AM

An International Falls man remains in custody after investigators uncovered an identify theft scheme aimed at getting women and teens to provide nude images of themselves

Authorities claim 36-year-old Cory Nicholas Maish stole the identity of another and used it to set up several social media profiles as part of the scheme.

He's being held on charges of possession of child pornography and identify theft related to two victims.

The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension believes there are others and continue to investigate.