Two Chicago men were arrested Thursday in west suburban Riverside in connection to a complex web of alleged financial crimes including stolen credit cards, fake IDs and fraudulent bank accounts. Keshaun A. Bullock, 27, and Ashawn L. Jones, 22, both face a felony charge of unlawful possession of stolen cards after they were taken into custody about 10:30 a.m. at the Riverside Post Office, 45 E. Burlington St., according to a statement from Riverside police.
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