Real Name: Al Tom and Richard Nelson
Aliases: Ricky Nelson
Wanted For: Mail Fraud
Missing Since: 1988
Details: Manwell Marino, Al Tom and his son Ricky Nelson were con-artists with a specialty — duping elderly potential investors in phony land development projects then vanishing with their money. When reporter Fran Fry checked out his contacts and business, she outed him as a con-man and he vanished from sight.
Extra Notes: The case was featured as a part of the November 24, 1993 episode.
Results: Wanted. Marino was arrested due to viewer's tip. However, Al Tom and Ricky Nelson are still at large.