Former Hialeah cop sentenced to 5 years for identity fraud

HIALEAH, FLA. (WSVN) - A former Hialeah police officer has been sentenced to spend several years behind bars.

Former Hialeah Police Officer Raul Castellon has been sentenced to five years in prison.

Prosecutors said he illegally accessed a police database, stole residents’ personal information and gave it to another man who used it to commit identity fraud.

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