Florida man first arrested in Katrina Internet scam

Wednesday, 5 October 2005, 12:41 PM EST

A South Florida man was the first arrested on charges of Internet-based fraud involving the Hurricane Katrina disaster, the Department of Justice said Monday.

Gary S. Kraser, 50, was charged with four counts of wire fraud, FBI representatives and U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of Florida, R. Alexander Acosta, said Monday in a joint statement.

By Gregg Keizer at Security Pipeline.

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