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Canton PD arrest man in possession of over $65k

Sebastian Tukura Matipano. Sebastian Tukura Matipano.

CANTON, TX (KLTV) - Canton Police arrested a man in possession of $7000 in cash and over $60,000 in Visa gift cards.

Sebastian Tukura Matipano was arrested during a traffic stop when authorities ran a warrant check and discovered he was wanted by the US Attorney's Office in the Northern District of Texas for federal bank fraud.

Lap tops and recording devices that were used in the crimes were also seized as evidence.

Matipano is a citizen of Zimbabwe, but reportedly has been in the US for ten years and has been residing in Allen, TX.

Matipano is being held without bail and has been released to the US Marshals Service in Tyler.

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