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Tommy Thompson

Associated Press/Delaware County Sheriff's Office

A federal district judge has ordered a mental competency evaluation of the former deep-sea treasure hunter from Columbus who's being held for refusing to answer questions about the location of 500 missing gold coins.

U.S. Marshals Servce

A federal district judge says a former deep-sea treasure hunter from Columbus will remain in jail until he answers questions about the location of 500 missing gold coins. 

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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.

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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.

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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.

U.S. Marshals Service

The deep-sea treasure hunter from Columbus who investors say cheated them out of millions of dollars in gold has waived extradition to Ohio.

USA Today

A state appeals court says investors in a treasure hunting company that searched for gold from a historic shipwreck must keep their deal with the business contracted to market and sell the treasure. 

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.

bayoubuzz.com

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.

Recovery Of Sunken Ship's Treasure Halted

Sep 19, 2014
sscentralamerica.com

A salvage company is halting for the year its search for treasure from an 1857 shipwreck off the coast of South Carolina.

The Ohio company owned by a fugitive treasure hunter is fighting to gain control over recently recovered gold from a ship that sank off the South Carolina coast in 1857. 

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