Renton man pleads guilty to selling fake Chihuly art

Staff writerJune 19, 2013 

A 35-year-old man will be sentenced in October after pleading guilty Wednesday to selling art he fraudulently claimed was created by Tacoma native Dale Chihuly.

Michael Little was convicted of one count of wire fraud during a hearing in U.S. District Court in Seattle, the U.S. Attorney’s Office reported.

Little faces a maximum sentence of 20 years in prison and a $20,000 fine.

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