Identity theft ring-leader pleads guilty, to be sentenced

September 12, 2009

UPDATED — 2:26 p.m. Sept. 15, 2009

Gabriel Jang, 36, of Renton, has changed his plea for his role in an identity theft ring that brought in more than $3 million during a seven-year period.

Jang, arrested Nov. 20, 2008, operated from a Newcastle post office box.

He faced 21 charges, including wire fraud and aggravated identity theft, and in January he pleaded not guilty to all of the charges.

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