'Vegas Dave,' the sports bettor whose real name is David Oancea, is indicted on 19 federal charges that allege the gambler misused Social Security numbers in an effort to hide winnings from the US federal government.
Sports bettor Las vegas, nevada Dave is facing 19 charges in a recently filed federal indictment that accuses him of criminally making use of false Social Security numbers.
In the indictment, Oancea is accused of supplying Social protection figures either not belonging to him, or simply just composed, to casino sportsbooks. Authorities claim he used falsified Social protection identifications on nine occasions that are separate Wynn Las Vegas plus the Westgate SuperBook.
Social Security numbers' primary purpose is always to help the government monitor citizens and residents' earnings to find out welfare that is social upon retirement. But the nine-digit identification numbers have also become vital tools for federal authorities in attempting to crackdown on cash laundering and tax evasion enterprises.
Law enforcement claims Las Vegas Dave's alleged use that is fraudulent of Security identities helped him cover up, at least temporarily, $881,600 in winnings through the irs (IRS).
At the least on the surface, Oancea doesn't seem too concerned utilizing the indictment. He posted an image to night that is twitter last him at a Texas Rangers baseball game.
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