A defiant Maryland man who faked his death by jumping into the Chesapeake Bay near Virginia Beach has been sentenced to seven years in federal prison, which he says amounts to a death sentence.
A man who vanished in the Chesapeake Bay and faked his death to avoid spending years behind bars should get a stiff prison sentence to discourage hoax distress calls that put rescuers in danger, a Coast Guard commander says.
A Maryland man accused of faking his own death faces a retrial.
A Maryland man accused of faking his own death faces a new conspiracy charge.
A federal judge has declared a mistrial for a Maryland man accused of making a false distress signal to the Coast Guard.