DENVER (CBS4) – Three men are charged with allegedly trying to sell a woman fake gold.
Police say the suspects claimed to have a box with gold coins inside and also a will stating that whoever discovered the box could keep the treasure. The men apparently asked the woman to help sell the coins. Police said the story was a hoax and the coins were fakes.
The men have been identified as Dejun Xu, Fuyan Li and Yanwen Yang.
The trio is facing charges of investigation of attempted theft and forgery.