PITTSBURGH (AP) – A man nicknamed “Bullionaire” has been scheduled to plead guilty before a federal judge in Pittsburgh to charges he mailed $5,200 in counterfeit $100 bills from North Carolina to Los Angeles.
That man, Robert T. Dent, is being prosecuted in Pittsburgh because that’s where some of the other bogus bills were passed.READ MORE: PennDOT Looking To Fill Plow Driver Positions As Winter Weather Approaches
A man named Ryan Gustafson has been jailed on charges he printed at least $1.4 million worth of high-quality counterfeit bills when he lived in Uganda, then sold and shipped them to people like Dent through an encrypted Internet site.Pa. Supreme Court To Take Up School Mask Mandate Case
Dent’s attorney didn’t immediately return a call for comment on Dent’s plea, which was scheduled for Thursday afternoon.
Dent allegedly shipped $5,200 worth of $100 bills Gustafson made from Fayetteville, North Carolina in May 2014.MORE NEWS: Judge Jeffrey Manning Retires From Allegheny Co. Common Pleas Court
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