Jamaica

Lottery Scam
2:10 pm
Mon July 23, 2012

A Jamaican lottery scam with St. Louis ties

(via Flickr/s_falkow)

Two St. Louis residents face sentencing in October after pleading guilty to a scam targeting retirees from across the country.

Authorities say 32-year-old Andre DePass and 24-year-old Jayneise Hampton pleaded guilty Monday to several charges. A third suspect, 33-year-old Nollis Hudson of Montego Bay, Jamaica, remains at large.

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