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Former Clarksville man sentenced to 15 months in prison in federal fraud scheme
Former Clarksville man sentenced to 15 months in prison in federal fraud scheme

A 51-year-old Chinese man who is a naturalized U.S. citizen and former Clarksville resident was sentenced Monday to more than a year in prison for impersonating a federal employee as part of a scheme to take U.S. technology to China, the U.S. Attorney's Office said. Zhenchun "Ted" Huang — who had worked from 1995 until 2003 as a contract scientist at the NASA Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt — pretended to be acting in that capacity to purchase supplies for night vision and missile detection devices, prosecutors said. Huang founded a company and presented his old business card identifying him as a contract NASA employee to buy cadmium zinc telluride and...

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