Former WFAN Host Craig Carton Convicted Of Fraud For Ticket Reselling Scam
Former WFAN morning show host Craig Carton was convicted of securities fraud yesterday.
Carton told the Associated Press:
His lawyers said they planned to appeal the verdict. the court found Carton guilty of wire fraud and securities fraud. The jury also found him guilty of conspiracy. Carton faces up to 45 years in prison.
The USAO alleged that Carton was more involved than he claimed. They presented emails between Carton and others showing his involvement in the scheme. The government also alleged Carton fabricated contracts for blocks of tickets.