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I recently had my direct deposit stolen. and deposited in a

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I recently had my direct deposit stolen. and deposited in a bank account supposedly ibmy nane
JA: What state are you in? It matters because laws vary by location.
Customer: Texas
JA: Has anything been filed or reported?
Customer: what do u mean
JA: What confuses you?
Customer: I talked to social security and they issued another deposit
JA: Anything else you want the lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: no I know a lot more but I do not type so well
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Legal
Expert:  Lucy, Esq. replied 5 months ago.

Hi,

I'm Lucy, and I'd be happy to answer your questions today. I'm sorry to hear that this happened.

Have you filed a police report yet? What are your specific questions for a lawyer?

Customer: replied 5 months ago.
no no one has told me that I needed toi
Expert:  Lucy, Esq. replied 5 months ago.

You don't necessarily need to notify police, but you can if you want the person who stole your deposit to be punished.

What are you trying to accomplish?