LONG ISLAND, NY — The New York Division of the U.S. Postal Inspection Service along with the U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of New York announced the sentencing of John Derounian to 51 months' imprisonment for mail fraud and 70 months' imprisonment for possession of child pornography. Derounian was also ordered to pay over $1.4 million in restitution for his theft of more than $1.2 million from the estate of a deceased victim.
Money mules are people who receive and transfer money obtained from victims of fraud. Some money mules know they’ve been recruited to assist criminal activity, but others become money mules without realizing their activity is benefiting fraudsters.Read Scam Article
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