SC Man Lets Friend Cut Off Hand in Mail Fraud Scam

A South Carolina man who dismembered a friend in attempt to collect insurance money pleaded guilty to conspiracy to commit mail fraud on Tuesday, August 21. Gerald Hardin III, of Cayce, pleaded guilty in Federal court to sawing off the hand of Michael “Pork chop” Weaver to collect roughly $671,000 from insurance policies taken out by … [Read more...]

Sumter Men Sentenced in Federal Insurance Fraud Case

Plot to Get Insurance Money by Severing a Hand Failed, Men Sentenced for Federal Insurance Fraud In 2008, two men severed a third man’s hand in a strange insurance fraud case. On December 14th, the men were sentenced in a federal court for their egregious crimes. The “mastermind” of the plot was a man named David Player, a 58-year-old Sumter man, … [Read more...]

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