Virginia Police Searching for Identity Thief

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KING GEORGE, VA – A man wanted for identity theft after stealing his cousin’s identification is being sought by the Virginia State Police.

The VSP issued the following statement:

The Virginia State Police is seeking the public’s help with locating a King George County man wanted on multiple charges of identity theft.

The investigation began on March 3, 2022, when state police arrested Nogomodia Smith, 48, of King George, Va., for driving under the influence following a traffic stop in King George County. Except, Smith gave state police the wrong name at the time of his arrest. Further investigation by the troopers revealed Smith had stolen personal information from a cousin and was using that person’s name on multiple occasions.

As a result of this investigation, state police has secured the following warrants for Smith’s arrest: DUI – 1st offense; 13 counts of forgery; six counts of identity theft; two counts of obstruction of justice; one count of possession of drug paraphernalia; one count of refusal of blood or breath test; and three traffic offenses.

Smith has brown eyes and black hair. He is 5’11 and weighs approximately 235 lbs.

Anyone with information about Smith is encouraged to please contact the Virginia State Police at 804-609-5656 or #77 on a cell phone or by email at questions@vsp.virginia.gov.