Stephanie McCloskey Jailed For Selling Counterfeit Chips To The Military

Posted Nov 26, 2010

Stephanie McCloskey is a co-founder in a company called VisionTech Components. VisionTech had sold counterfeit computer chips to the military. Thirty eight year old McCloskey of Clearwater, Florida made $15.9 million over three years. The counterfeit chips came from China and Hong Kong. The chips came from China and a lot of them was covered in dirt and grime. McCloskey will face 5 years in prison and a $250,000 fine. [Gizmodo]