Douglas County Helps Bust Large Money Laundering Ring

Douglas County Sheriff's investigators say they busted one of the largest money laundering and shoplifting operations in Colorado's history.

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- Also new tonight out of Douglas County where investigators say they busted one of the largest money laundering and shoplifting operations in Colorado history. Millions of dollars of items taken from retailers, sold online, and then shipped out. Seven people were indicted, facing 78 charges.

TONY SPURLOCK: These individuals have made a significant impact on the retailers and how they do their business and how profit is made in this country.

- Investigators say they recovered $1.7 million worth of the stolen items. The retailers that were ripped off include Safeway, King Soopers, Walmart, Home Depot, and Target.