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Towing-scheme conviction affirmed; restitution order shaved

A federal appeals court upheld the conviction and 18-month prison sentence of a former Baltimore police officer for his role in a towing company extortion scheme, but reversed an order that he pay restitution to an insurance company because he had never been charged with insurance fraud.

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Baltimore police officer sentenced in towing scheme

A Baltimore police officer has been sentenced to 18 months in prison for his role in a towing company extortion scheme. A statement from the Maryland U.S. attorney’s office says 37-seven-year-old Samuel Ocasio of Edgewood was sentenced Friday by U.S. ...

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