Former WSOP Main Event Champ Arrested in Undercover Prostitution Sting
Greek myths mirror real life with tales of success and debauchery, pride and humiliation, and secrets that lead to dastardly results. We all remember poker pro Mike ‘The Mouth’ Matusow’s 2003 cocaine arrest that ultimately led to a six-month stint in Clark County jail on charges of felony possession with intent to sell. In reality, the list of poker player scandals, perhaps not surprisingly, is colorful indeed, and you will add 2004 World group of Poker Main Event champion Greg Raymer to that particular list: he was arrested in early March after responding up to a website advertisement for prostitutes. Unfortunately for him, the ad had been a sting arranged by North Carolina police, in which he ended up being nabbed, one presumes, when he showed up to meet up with his hooker at a police-selected hotel. Raymer is married, and was presumably searching for some action on the part. Even though story originally stated that it in fact was a male prostitution ring, that apparent mistake was quickly amended. Whoops.
Wake Forest, new york police say that 48-yr-old Raymer ‘was one of six men whom reacted to an advertisement posted by undercover police on a website usually utilized by prostitutes.’
Wake Forest police chief Jeffrey Leonard added that ‘the locations prostitutes decide for this type of criminal activity differ, and seldom remain exactly the same for more than a couple of days at a right t Continue reading