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Resource ID: #17486
Subject: Fraud
Source: WNEM-TV (Saginaw, MI)
Affiliation: 
Date: June 14, 15, 16

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A WNEM-TV series reveals how a man with fake credentials, William "Mickey" Traylor, has "raised thousands of dollars" through "an air show for underprivileged kids." The stories depict a fraud scheme, in which "nobody knows where the money went, because everything for the air show is donated." The investigation finds that Traylor has lied about being a retired military pilot and a former employee of Southwest Airlines, and the local airport management has failed to check his background.

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