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2 people accused of stealing DETR cards appear in court

Posted at 11:57 AM, Aug 12, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-12 16:39:14-04

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — Two people accused of stealing debit cards from the Nevada Department of Employment (DETR) appeared in court Wednesday morning.

Police say Kenneth Greenland and Brittany Griesel were caught with methamphetamine and more than $45,000 in cash over the weekend.

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The pair is also accused of having several unemployment benefit cards in different people's names.

The prosecutor told the judge they're waiting a month to file charges as they build a bigger case against the suspects.

Both Greenland and Griesel are out on bond.