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Fugitive caught after tweeting ‘catch me if you can’ (cough PRISM)

by | 10th, July 2013

Wanda Podgurski

IMAGINE being a cocky criminal and going on the running, taunting authorities via Twitter yelling: “Catch me if you can!” Only one thing was ever going to happen wasn’t it?

You’re absolutely correct – Wanda Podgurski skipped her trial and mocked authorities in the States and ended up getting caught.

Last month, in her absence, Podgurski was sentenced to over 20 years in prison and fined over $1,000,000 for her various crimes. While legging it, she tweeted several times, including a sarcastic:

“Help find me before I con anyone else” and “On the run possibly in Iran”.

Now then. With PRISM-related worries going on, you have to assume that the authorities managed to get a hold of her whereabouts

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