Dealer’s Son Has Day in Court

A 22 year-old man whose father is also facing deception charges over sports card pack sales will avoid a criminal record if he follows a judge’s orders in a similar case .

Police in Cumberland County, PA have been busy investigating one family’s activities in the sports card market.

While Roger Hooper awaits a trial on fraud charges, his 22 year-old son Christopher avoided jail time or a criminal record by agreeing to enter an accelerated rehabilitative disposition program.

He had been charged of selling vintage wax packs at a local show that were deemed to have been pieced together from used wrappers and single cards.

The Patroit-News has details of the court case.

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