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Armed service member info being used for online scams (7 photos)

By Benjamin Wood, Deseret News

Published: Wednesday, March 21 2012 12:30 p.m. MDT

Former Miss Utah Jill Stevens. Scammers have used her identity, and that of other military personnel.

Former Miss Utah Jill Stevens. Scammers have used her identity, and that of other military personnel. (, Provided photo)

Former Miss Utah Jill Stevens on Dec. 21, 2005. Scammers have used her identity, and that of other military personnel.

Former Miss Utah Jill Stevens on Dec. 21, 2005. Scammers have used her identity, and that of other military personnel. (Laura Seitz, Deseret News)

Jill Stevens is crowned Miss Utah Scholarship Pageant winner by 2006 winner Katie Millar at the Capitol Theatre June 29, 2007, in Salt Lake City. Scammers have used her identity, and that of other military personnel.

Jill Stevens is crowned Miss Utah Scholarship Pageant winner by 2006 winner Katie Millar at the Capitol Theatre June 29, 2007, in Salt Lake City. Scammers have used her identity, and that of other military personnel. (Jeffrey D. Allred, )

Former Miss Utah Jill Stevens. Scammers have used her identity, and that of other military personnel.

Former Miss Utah Jill Stevens. Scammers have used her identity, and that of other military personnel. (, Provided photo)

Miss Utah Jill Stevens, right, wears a one-piece swimsuit during the swimwear competition during the 2008 Miss America pageant in Las Vegas, January 26, 2008. Scammers have used her identity, and that of other military personnel.

Miss Utah Jill Stevens, right, wears a one-piece swimsuit during the swimwear competition during the 2008 Miss America pageant in Las Vegas, January 26, 2008. Scammers have used her identity, and that of other military personnel. (Keith Johnson, Deseret News archives)

Miss Utah Jill Stevens meets with media Jan. 25, 2008, prior to attending a black tie dinner the night before the Miss America pageant in Las Vegas, Nevada. Scammers have used her identity, and that of other military personnel.

Miss Utah Jill Stevens meets with media Jan. 25, 2008, prior to attending a black tie dinner the night before the Miss America pageant in Las Vegas, Nevada. Scammers have used her identity, and that of other military personnel. (Keith Johnson, Deseret Morning News)

Miss Utah Jill Stevens reacts after advancing to the round of 16 when she was named the

Miss Utah Jill Stevens reacts after advancing to the round of 16 when she was named the "People's Choice" contestant during the 2008 Miss America pageant in Las Vegas, Nevada Jan. 26, 2008. Scammers have used her identity, and that of other military personnel. (Keith Johnson, Deseret News archives)