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

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Tuesday, August 5, 2014

Philadelphia Man Charged With False Statements To Banks

Matthew Amato, 31, of Philadelphia, PA, was charged today in an information with one count of making false statements to banks, announced United States Attorney Zane David Memeger.

If convicted, Amato faces a maximum possible sentence of 30 years imprisonment, five years supervised release, a $250,000 fine, and a $100 special assessment.

The case was investigated by the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Internal Revenue Service is being prosecuted by Assistant United States Attorney Paul L. Gray.

Click here to view the indictment

UNITED STATES ATTORNEY'S OFFICE, EASTERN DISTRICTof PENNSYLVANIA
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Updated December 15, 2014