Alison Antekeier

A federal district judge says an ex-deep sea treasure hunter from Columbus is faking memory problems and intentionally deceiving authorities about the location of missing coins minted from gold recovered from an 1857 shipwreck. 

wcbe files

A federal judge has sentenced a former deep-sea treasure hunter from Columbus to two years in prison and fined him 250 thousand dollar for failing to appear in court three years ago to answer questions about 500 missing gold coins.

wcbe files

A federal district judge has ruled the ex-fugitive deep-sea treasure hunter from Columbus must submit to more questions about the location of 500 gold coins pulled from a historic shipwreck off the South Carolina coast.

wcbe files

Court documents show a fugitive deep-sea treasure hunter from Columbus will plead guilty to a contempt of court charge related to his refusal to testify about gold he recovered from a historic shipwreck.

Associated Press

A treasure hunter from Columbus accused of cheating investors out of their share of gold recovered from a sunken ship remains behind bars in Florida.

A deep-sea treasure hunter from Columbus appeared in a Florida courtroom today.

U.S. Marshals Service

The U.S. Marshals Service says a treasure hunter locked in a legal battle over the proceeds from a wrecked ship was paying cash for the Florida hotel room where he and a companion lived for more than a year.

A federal judge has ordered the arrest of a second fugitive in a shipwreck salvaging case.