‘Tiger King’ Rival Doc Antle Slapped With Money Laundering Charges

6/6/2022 11:29:00 PM

If found guilty, Antle and one of his employees could each face up to 20 years in federal prison.

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Bhagavan “Doc” Antle’s notoriety does not stop with his role in Netflix’s ' Tiger King ' series, as the South Carolina zoo operator has now been charged with federal money laundering crimes, according to the DOJ.

If found guilty, Antle and one of his employees could each face up to 20 years in federal prison.

Bhagavan “Doc” Antle’s notoriety does not stop with his role in Netflix’sTiger KingSouth Carolina zoo operator

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'Tiger King' star Doc Antle to face money laundering chargesAntle is also facing 13 misdemeanor counts of conspiracy to violate the Endangered Species Act and animal cruelty charges tied to trafficking lion cubs.

'Tiger King' star Doc Antle to face money laundering chargesAntle is also facing 13 misdemeanor counts of conspiracy to violate the Endangered Species Act and animal cruelty charges tied to trafficking lion cubs. Carol Baskin!!!!!!’

'Tiger King' star Doc Antle to face money laundering chargesAntle is also facing 13 misdemeanor counts of conspiracy to violate the Endangered Species Act and animal cruelty charges tied to trafficking lion cubs. never heard of him “'Tiger King' star” is an oxymoron

Doc Antle from Netflix hit 'Tiger King' arrested by federal authoritiesLocal reports said no charges were immediately listed on the arrest records and Antle's arrest documents listed the FBI as the arresting agency after he was booked into a jail near Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.

‘Tiger King’ star Doc Antle to face money laundering chargesTiger King ” star Bhagavan “Doc” Antle was arrested by the FBI and expected to appear in court Monday to face federal money laundering charges Cool.

FBI arrests Doc Antle of ‘Tiger King’ fameTiger King ” star Bhagavan “Doc” Antle was booked into a South Carolina jail by the FBI Friday evening, but no charges against him have been listed.

J.MYRTLE BEACH, South Carolina --"Tiger King" star Bhagavan"Doc" Antle was arrested by the FBI and expected to appear in court Monday to face federal money laundering charges, a person familiar with the matter told The Associated Press.MYRTLE BEACH, South Carolina --"Tiger King" star Bhagavan"Doc" Antle was arrested by the FBI and expected to appear in court Monday to face federal money laundering charges, a person familiar with the matter told The Associated Press.MYRTLE BEACH, South Carolina --"Tiger King" star Bhagavan"Doc" Antle was arrested by the FBI and expected to appear in court Monday to face federal money laundering charges, a person familiar with the matter told The Associated Press.

Reuben Long Detention Center via News13 Bhagavan “Doc” Antle’s notoriety does not stop with his role in Netflix’s Tiger King South Carolina zoo operator has now been charged with federal money laundering crimes, according to the Department of Justice. Antle was arrested on Friday morning and is being charged alongside an employee at his safari, Andrew Jon Sawer. Federal agents arrested the controversial wild animal trainer Friday and he has been in custody at the J. If found guilty, each man could face up to 20 years in federal prison. Reuben Long Detention Center in Conway, South Carolina throughout the weekend. According to a criminal complaint, the two men laundered $505,000 in cash believed to be the profits of an operation that brought undocumented immigrants across the Mexican border, according to a news release. Antle, the owner of the Myrtle Beach Safari in South Carolina, is featured prominently in"Tiger King: Murder, Mayhem and Madness," a 2020 Netflix documentary miniseries that focused on tiger breeders and private zoo operators in the U. They would launder money with checks that incorrectly claimed to be for construction at the safari.S.

According to the release, Antle and Sawyer got 15 percent of the laundered amount. The series focused heavily on Oklahoma zoo operator Joe Exotic, who also was targeted for animal mistreatment and was convicted in a plot to kill a rival, Carole Baskin. The series focused heavily on Oklahoma zoo operator Joe Exotic, who also was targeted for animal mistreatment and was convicted in a plot to kill a rival, Carole Baskin. FBI special agents uncovered the operation with a “reverse money laundering” operation, per the complaint. . The charges relate to allegations of money laundering, a person familiar with the matter told the AP on Saturday.