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Mark Niemczyk allegedly paraded around this truck, emblazoned with the names of 9/11 first responders , attending memorial events and soliciting money from people. (credit: CBS 2)

Suspect In Alleged 9/11 Charity Scam Seen Posing For Picture With Gov. Christie

The state of New Jersey has filed a civil lawsuit against Mark Anthony Niemczyk and Thomas Scalgione, demanding the duo stop soliciting money.

07/31/2012

Mark Niemczyk allegedly paraded around this truck, emblazoned with the names of 9/11 first responders , attending memorial events and soliciting money from people. (credit: CBS 2)

N.J. Suing Pair Over Fake 9/11 Charity That Raised Tens Of Thousands

Prosecutors said the scam was masterminded by convicted felon Mark Niemczyk, who falsely claimed he was a Navy SEAL, and another ex-con, Thomas Scalgione.

07/30/2012