Fugitive US lawyer wanted for fraud captured in Honduras

From BBC - December 5, 2017

Honduran authorities have captured a fugitive US lawyer who was on America's most wanted list.

Eric Conn fled from the US six months ago after pleading guilty to stealing $600m (450m) by filing bogus disability claims.

In June, Conn's GPS electronic ankle tag was found on the side of the road in Kentucky.

Conn was captured by Honduran police as he was coming out of a restaurant, officials said on Monday.

He is expected to be returned to the US on Tuesday, according to the Honduras public magistrate's office.


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