April, 2022
StopSIMCrime Summit

USA v Boyd Egan


Plaintiff Boyd Egan used a fake driver's license to steal the identity of his victim and used it to request a SIM Swap in a mobile carrier's retail store. He also used the same fake driver's license to personally withdraw funds from his victims' banks with the help of SMS authentication using the victim's number that he fraudulently SIM swapped.

8/16/21 Update Defendant Boyd Egan pleaded guilty to Count 1 - Bank Fraud and Count 7 - Aggravated Identity Theft

Counts 2 to 6 and 8 to 15 were dismissed on the motion if the United States

The defendant will be imprisoned for a total of 108 months or 9 years.

Claims in
USA v Boyd Egan
Aggravated Identity Theft

Whoever, during, and in relation to any felony violation enumerated in subsection (c), knowingly transfers, possesses, or uses, without lawful authority, a means of identification of another person.


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