US: Man posed as airline worker to get free travel
July 11, 2014 04:20 PM | 439 views | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend | print
Federal officials say a man faces fraud charges for booking free air travel by pretending to be an airline employee and reselling the tickets.

The U.S. Attorney's Office in Los Angeles said that 37-year-old Gilbert Myers Jr. of Atlanta remained in custody Friday on $75,000 bond after pleading not guilty.

Officials say Myers was arrested earlier this week at a hotel in Beverly Hills, California, after agreeing to meet a potential traveler who turned out to be an undercover FBI agent.



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