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Simon Gann

Fugitive ‘Don Juan Con Man’ From San Mateo Arrested In Las Vegas

A fugitive conman from San Mateo was arrested this week in Las Vegas after allegedly bragging about his exploits online.


A surveillance image of the man authorities believe is involved in the gold bar scam. (Alameda County Sheriff's Office)

Elderly Castro Valley Woman Conned Into Buying Fake Gold

An elderly Castro Valley woman has become the latest victim of a con artist who sells phony gold bars, ostensibly to pay for medical care for a sick relative, authorities said Thursday.



Notorious Con Man Sentenced For Peninsula Woman Scam

A notorious con man was sentenced to 16 months in prison in San Mateo County Superior Court Friday morning for charges of grand theft and attempting to dissuade a witness, prosecutors said.

CBS San Francisco–03/04/2011