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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
Eastern District of Pennsylvania

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Indictment Charges Pair With Counterfeiting

PHILADELPHIA - Nathaniel Sloh, 25, of Darby, PA, and Kevin “Prince” Kpou, 22, of Philadelphia, PA, were charged by indictment, unsealed today, with one count of conspiracy, three counts of manufacturing counterfeit currency, and two counts of dealing in counterfeit currency, announced United States Attorney Zane David Memeger.  The indictment alleges that from August 2014 to November 2014, Sloh and Kpou conspired to manufacture and sell counterfeit currency.

 

If convicted, Sloh and Kpou, each face a maximum possible sentence of 105 years in prison, three years of supervised release, a fine of up to $1.5 million, and a special assessment of $600.

 

The case was investigated by United States Secret Service and is being prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney Laurie Magid.

 

An Indictment, Information or Criminal Complaint is an accusation.  A defendant is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty.

Topic(s): 
Financial Fraud
Updated May 27, 2015