Fraudster Sentenced to 8 Years in Hard Drive Theft Scheme

A 42-year-old man was sentenced to eight years in prison for participating in a complex theft scheme of computer hard drives, the Ventura County (California) Sheriff’s Office said Tuesday.

Peter Cuong Chi Nhan, 42, of El Monte, pleaded guilty to 12 felony counts of organized retail theft, receiving stolen property and conspiracy to commit a crime, according to the Ventura County District Attorney’s Office. In addition to the eight year prison sentence, Nhan will have to pay restitution to stores he victimized as well as forfeit all profits made from the scheme, authorities said… VC Star

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