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North Tonawanda woman imprisoned in credit card scam

A North Tonawanda woman was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Richard J. Arcara Wednesday to two months in prison and make $38,512.78 in restitution payments to the Capital One Bank for her bank fraud conviction linked to falsely obtained credit cards.

Assistant U.S. Attorney Marie P. Grisanti said that between September 2012 and March 2013, Calvina Myles, 28, and codefendant David Johnson used the names and identification of others to obtain Capital One credit cards. Myles, Johnson and another co-defendant, Avery Gill, used the card to buy merchandise and gift cards at stores throughout Western New York. Gill was sentenced to time served on Oct. 14 and Johnson faces sentencing Nov. 5, Grisanti said.