Monday, may 8, in Miami arrested the spouses of Justin Jackson and angel Laia, who posed as managers of British singer Adele, planning to get free tickets to concerts. About it reports the local edition of the Miami Herald.
As reported in the local police station, the husband called himself Jonathon Dickinson, the name of the Manager of the singer to get a free ticket to a performance of Kendrick Lamar at the Rolling Loud festival, which took place now in Miami.
The incident with names of the couple, was not the last. In the past few years they have used fake email addresses to contact the representatives of well-known artists, including Rihanna, Katy Perry, Drake, Chris brown, Varel Williams and others, and to obtain free tickets.
“Mr. Dickens breathed a sigh of relief and hoped that these fraudulent actions against him will stop once and for all. The scammers are under investigation of law enforcement officers, and we hope that they will be taught a great lesson,” the statement reads.
As told in police, investigator Steve Kaufman presented the criminals Manager of the artist and told Jackson where he can collect the free tickets. When Justin and his wife arrived at the designated place, they were arrested by the police.
Jackson previously served two years in prison for forgery, fraud and theft: in one of the boutiques in new York he had the Manager of Madonna and convinced the sellers to lend him jewelry worth $ 2.4 million. He later passed them to the pawn shop in Florida. Now the attacker and his partner will have a longer prison term.