phony autographs


Grand Jury Considers Ohio Man, Mom Over Bogus Autograph Claims

A county prosecutor said last year he was hoping to nail the two main organizers of a fake autograph scheme that took $2 million from online buyers.

Maryland Man Pleads Guilty in $2.5 Million Fake Autograph Scheme

A five-year online scam unraveled when investigators say they caught Josh Shores selling cheap counterfeit jerseys made in China–with phony autographs.

5th Guilty Plea in Huge Bogus Autograph Scheme

Another man from northern Ohio has pleaded guilty to playing a role in what’s been described as a huge phony autograph scam.

Ohio Authorities: Guilty Pleas in Fake Autograph Case

Four Youngstown area men have pleaded guilty to their roles in a much larger scheme involving sales of $2 million worth of fake autographs.

Victim Talks About Autograph Scammer Now in Prison

A long-time collector was taken for a ride by a con man a couple of years ago because he says Carl Meyer seemed to know as much about autographs as he did.

Oregon Man Gets Prison Time for Bogus Autographs

An Oregon man will watch the World Series from a prison cell after being convicted of selling fake autographs.