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Albert Gonzales, 28, the Miami man who was arrested and indicted for the theft of more than 130 million credit card and debit card numbers between late 2006 and early 2008, a scam that affected the computer systems of retailers that included Hannaford Brothers and c-store chain 7-Eleven, as well as Heartland Payment Systems, a payment processor, reportedly has pleaded guilty to 19 counts of conspiracy, computer fraud, wire fraud, access device fraud and aggravated identity theft

When he is sentenced, on December 8, he could go to prison for as long as 25 years.
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