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Sullivan County make arrest after field trip theft

Published On: Apr 29 2013 08:52:24 AM EDT   Updated On: Apr 29 2013 05:54:22 PM EDT
SULLIVAN COUNTY, Tenn. -

Sullivan County authorities made an arrest after they say a teacher's debit card was stolen while she was on a field trip.

Jorge Cervantes is charged with theft and identity theft.

Investigators believe Cervantes took the card on April 18 while the teacher was at Steele Creek Park with her students.

The victim told authorities Eastman Credit Union notified her about suspicious purchases.

According to the sheriff's department, surveillance video captured Cervantes using the card.