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News: California Man Charged With Trafficking Counterfeit Computer Software

Posted by admin on Apr 16, 2012 7:32:22 AM
LOS ANGELES — A Lakewood, Calif., man is expected to make his initial appearance in federal court Monday morning following his arrest by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) special agents for importing more than 1,000 counterfeit Microsoft Office CD-ROMs and selling them to unsuspecting customers over the Internet.

Collier Bennett Harper, 30, was taken into custody late Friday. He is charged in a four-count federal indictment following the seizure of two shipments of Microsoft Office Professional Edition 2007 software CD-ROMs.

For more on this story, please visit U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement