MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Authorities have arrested Eddy Marin, a former associate of Ponzi schemer Scott Rothstein.
Marin who was sentenced to 17-and-a-half years in jail back in 2018, has been on the run since then.READ MORE: Frost Science Opens New Exhibit Centered Around Pterosaurs
Neither U.S. Marshals or Fort Lauderdale police would elaborate on what led them to Marin at a Fort Lauderdale residence.READ MORE: South Florida Shoppers Have Mixed Reaction As Some Stores Relax Mask Mandates
Marin also might face bond jumping charges that could add another 10 years to his sentence.MORE NEWS: Miss USA Asya Branch Could Make History In Sunday's Miss Universe Competition At Seminole Hard Rock Hotel And Casino
He had earlier served time for helping Rothstein try to hide more than $1 million worth of jewelry from federal investigators.