Agoura Hills man pleads guilty in stock fraud
Acorn Staff Writer
Aerick Wesley Brown, a 35-year-old Agoura Hills resident, faces up to 20 years in prison after pleading guilty in federal court to two counts of securities fraud.
The U.S. District Attorney’s office said Brown executed a unlawful "short sale" in which he made millions of dollars trading technology stocks at the expense of two well-known brokerages.
From 1994 to 1998, Brown instructed Min...