Fake Tickets

Edgar Kim (Credit: DuPage County Sheriff's Office)

Man Arrested For Selling Fake Blackhawks Tickets

A southwest suburban Bolingbrook man is charged with forgery for allegedly selling fake Blackhawks tickets on Craigslist.


Bill Edgar holds up a fake Taylor Swift ticket he bought on Craigslist. (Credit: CBS)

Suburban Family Duped By Fake Taylor Swift Tickets Bought On Craigslist

Chicago Police say they’re looking into a growing number of reports of bogus tickets for big name concerts sold online. CBS 2’s Chris Martinez spoke with a suburban family of Taylor Swift fans
who say they were victims.


Bridget Murphy purchased these tickets for Sunday's game between the Bears and Vikings for $800, only to learn at the gate that they were fake. (Supplied to CBS)

Bears’ Success Breeding More Ticket Scams

Roughed up, but back to their winning ways, the Bears are the big ticket in town. However, with the success comes more trouble.

CBS 2–11/27/2012

Chicago Bears helmet. (Getty Images file)

Scam Artists Selling Fake Bears Tickets

The Bears are a hot (fake) ticket — so buyer beware.


Devin Hester

Man Charged With Selling Fake Bears Tickets

A Crestwood man who spent more than $1,000 on fake Bears tickets for Sunday’s game was charged with forgery after selling two of them to another man, police said.