FBI bust NES pirates (yes the 8bit console from the mid-1980s)

More than 60,000 pirated copies of Nintendo game consoles were seized Wednesday during raids in New York and New Jersey, prosecutors announced. Four people were arrested in the crackdown on the theft of popular games such as “Donkey Kong,” “Mario Brothers,” “Duck Hunt,” “Baseball” and others, according to a release by federal authorities and papers filed in U.S. District Court in Manhattan. The arrests occurred after the defendants agreed to sell the games to FBI agents posing as gaming thieves willing to resell the games in Manhattan and through a distributor in the Midwest, prosecutors said.
Newsday.com, http://www.newsday.com/news/local/wire/newyork/ny-bc-ny–piratednintendo0413apr13,0,6709023.story

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