A sting operation near the Amway Arena last Sunday, May 24, led to the arrest of two ticket scalpers who were allegedly peddling counterfeit Orlando Magic playoff tickets.
According to WESH-TV, police arrested Anthony Small and Kyler James before Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Finals against the Cleveland Cavaliers.
The Magic won Games 3 and 4 to take a 3-1 lead in the series, with Game 5 scheduled for Thursday night in Cleveland. Click on the image below to see a video recap of the game.
If there is a Game 6 back in Orlando on May 30, police expect to step up patrols in the area around the arena to catch possible counterfeiters. Ticket resale is not prohibited in Florida
Last Updated on May 28, 2009 by By Alfred Branch Jr.