MILTON, Ga. — A Milton man called police Oct. 1 after he found several attempts to open fraudulent accounts using his information.

The man said he had recently bought a house in Texas. A few days after closing on the home, the man received an alert about someone using his personal information to attempt to open a fraudulent credit card account.

Between Sept. 27-Oct. 1, the man said he received 11 such alerts. None of the accounts were successfully opened.

The man was advised by his identity protection service to file a police report.

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