- Associated Press - Thursday, July 14, 2016

GULFPORT, Miss. (AP) - A 28-year-old Jackson County man on probation for accessing his former employer’s computer database has been arrested in Gautier on a charge of credit-card fraud.

The Sun Herald reports (https://bit.ly/29GBKPJ) Thomas Wotring is held for federal marshals pending hearings to revoke his probation on a sentence imposed in federal court in January.

Gautier police arrested him June 29 on a felony charge in a credit-card fraud investigation.

Wotring is a former credit-card processor who was convicted in January for accessing a former employer’s computer records after he was fired. He was fined $2,000 and given two years’ probation.

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Information from: The Sun Herald, https://www.sunherald.com

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