The man who admitted to stealing hundreds of historical documents from museums up and down the East Coast– including here in Maryland– may have sold some of them. Now, federal investigators are trying to get the priceless pieces back.
A guilty plea from a presidential memorabilia collector and author in a scheme to steal from unsuspecting archives for profit leaves investigators with a hunt for the owners of thousands of documents.
A presidential historian has indicated he will plead guilty in a case in which he is accused of stealing documents signed by President Abraham Lincoln, Napoleon Bonaparte and other well-known leaders from around the world.
A presidential historian charged in Maryland with conspiring to steal documents from U.S. archives is seeking to suppress evidence found at his Manhattan apartment.
Guilty. That was the plea Thursday from one of two men accused of stealing priceless historical documents from the Maryland Historical Society.
A presidential historian’s assistant charged with conspiring to steal valuable documents from archives throughout the Northeast has entered a not guilty plea.
Presidential historian Barry Landau is heading home from prison, released by a federal judge in Maryland.
Prosecutors in Maryland are appealing the release of a presidential historian charged with conspiring to steal valuable documents from archives in several states.
A federal judge says he will allow a presidential historian charged in an alleged plot to steal valuable documents to return to his New York apartment.
A presidential historian charged in a conspiracy to steal documents from archives in several states will remain in federal custody while authorities search his New York City apartment again.
Two men accused of swiping historical documents from a Baltimore museum appear in federal court.
A federal grand jury indicted a presidential historian and his assistant for stealing and selling historical documents from museums in New York and Baltimore.