Howard art dealer charged with fraud

Howard art dealer charged with fraud

There are 3 comments on the Baltimore Sun story from May 17, 2007, titled Howard art dealer charged with fraud. In it, Baltimore Sun reports that:

A Howard County art dealer persuaded investors to give him at least $1.3 million in a Ponzi-style scheme that enabled him to keep his gallery afloat and buy himself expensive cars, according to court papers ...

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#1 Jun 13, 2007
It's nice to see that Hugh is getting what he deserves. He stole money from my paycheck when I worked for him. When I called him and his partner out on it, they fired me.

Bethesda, MD

#2 Nov 14, 2007
Do you know if this Tom Akins went to the Clydes in Rockville, MD a lot....Clydes at the Tower Oaks Lodge?

Washington, DC

#3 Aug 26, 2008
It is. I was one the "clients" he cheated. We lunched there once. He was also a big "to-do" at Palm in Tysons.

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