Ex-MLB Star Dykstra Indicted For Bankruptcy Fraud

Law360, New York (May 6, 2011, 9:55 PM EDT) -- Lenny Dykstra, a former all-star center fielder with the New York Mets and the Philadelphia Phillies, was indicted in California on Friday on bankruptcy fraud charges for allegedly selling items from his $18 million mansion.

A federal grand jury indicted Dykstra, whose nickname during his ballplaying days was Nails, on 13 counts of fraud, obstruction of justice, concealing property from the bankruptcy estate, embezzlement and making false statements in bankruptcy court.

The indictment follows the former baseball player's arrest in Los Angeles County last month for...
To view the full article, register now.

UK Financial Services

UK Financial Services

Read Our Latest UK Financial Services Coverage

Financial Services Law360 UK provides breaking news and analysis on the financial sector. Coverage includes UK and European Union policy, enforcement, and litigation involving banks, asset management firms, and other financial services organizations.