Fuck, fuck, fuck, that's awful. (I'm dealing with identity theft, so I have an inkling...)
The one time I had an issue with a debit card, funds were promptly replaced. However, I don't think that reached a hundred dollars, much less thousands. What I've heard is that banks are more responsive to credit card debt. Do file a police report. For that much money, I expect they will be pills about it...
The Lady with a Lamprey
"The powerful are exploiting people, art and ideas, and this leads to us plebes debating how to best ration ice.
Man, no wonder they always win....." Lonesomebri
Get a Taint, you pathetic cur!