FBI searches for int'l fraud suspect

April 23, 2009 4:54:47 PM PDT
The FBI is searching for a former Chicago resident who is a suspect in a massive international fraud scheme based in Romania. Lucian Nanau, 44, was charged in December of 2006 with multiple violations of the mail and wire fraud statues.

Investigators believe he is one of 20 men who engaged in a scheme that targeted online auction customers. More than 2,000 victims paid for items that were never delivered. They lost more than $5 million total.

Anyone with information about Nanau should call the FBI.