Men Face 20 Years in Prison for Buying Jordans With Counterfeit Cash

According to the U.S. Attorney’s Office in the District of Kansas, three Wichita men have been indicted on charges of counterfeiting and passing counterfeit currency. Police say Douglas Blocker, Traevon McGairty, and Cornelius Wilson were behind two sneaker purchases in which $1,000 of fake money changed hands.

The report says the men used a photocopy machine to duplicate $20 bills before arranging meet-ups with sneaker sellers. In the first sale, Blocker allegedly paid someone $480 in fake bills for four pairs of Jordan Brand sneakers. The second time, all three defendants passed off $520 of the photocopied cash in exchange for three pairs of unnamed sneakers.

Now, the men face up to 20 years in federal prison with fines as much as $250,000 on each of the two counts.

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24 thoughts on “Men Face 20 Years in Prison for Buying Jordans With Counterfeit Cash

  1. the reason faking money has such a serious max sentence is because alot of big time criminal organizations used have fake money operations. once the fbi busted them they use to throw the book at those people for the full 20 years just incase other charges didnt stick.. these guys werent that so theyll probably just get 3-5 years

  2. When you use Counter fit Cash, how can they Track You? Or link the Crime to you? How do they know that u where even aware that it was Counter fit?? Is it all based on reports?

  3. 😦😔😟😦😔😟😦😔😟😦 gratulations all y'all who's wearing very expensive Jordans all my money just drowned💵💵💵💵💵💵💵💵💵💵💵💵💵💵💵💵💵💵💵💵💵💵💵💵💵💵💵💵💵💵💵💵💵💵💵💵💵💵💵💵💵💵💵💵😭😢😭😢😭😢😭😢

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