The year was 2010, and Mike Sorrentino was basically the most famous man in America, or at least New Jersey.
Better known as “The Situation” on MTV’s Jersey Shore, Sorrentino raked in millions shilling his “gym, tan, laundry” routine.
It all came crashing down in 2014 when Sorrentino was indicted for “tax offenses and conspiring to defraud the United States” on $8.9 million in income.
Now, in 2017 Sorrentino finds himself in even worse trouble. The Department of Justice on Friday announced that Sorrentino had been hit with a superseding indictment related to his alleged financial crimes.
The feds charged Sorrentino with tax evasion and “structuring funds to evade currency transaction reports.” His brother Marc Sorrentino is charged with falsifying records to obstruct a grand jury investigation. Sounds bad. Read more…