Fyre Festival founder Billy McFarland faces fresh fraud charges for new festival ticket scam

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The disgraced tech entrepreneur strikes again.

Fyre Festival founder Billy McFarland has been arrested on fresh fraud charges following a post-Fyre Festival ticket scam, reports Pitchfork.

McFarland faces new charges of money laundering and wire fraud. He has been accused of selling fraudulent tickets to exclusive fashion, music and sporting events under the auspices of a business called NYC VIP Access.

The “tickets”, which were supposedly intended for events including this year’s Grammys, the Super Bowl, Coachella, the

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