Brooklyn couple arrested in Oceanside for alleged gift card scam

Police say Anthony Ross and Nellie Gonzalez tried to buy six gift cards at the IHOP in Oceanside on Friday.

Police say Anthony Ross and Nellie Gonzalez tried to buy six gift cards at the IHOP in Oceanside on Friday. (12/19/15)

OCEANSIDE - A Brooklyn couple was arrested on Long Island for an alleged gift card scam.

Police say Anthony Ross and Nellie Gonzalez tried to buy six gift cards at the IHOP in Oceanside on Friday.

They tried using credit cards, most of which were denied.

Police say they found 80 credit and debit cards in the couple's car when they were arrested.

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