Poker Pro Travell Thomas Receives 100 Months In Prison For Debt Collection Scheme

Poker pro Travell Thomas, who has more than $500,000 in lifetime tournament earnings, was sentenced to 100 months in federal prison on Thursday for orchestrating a fraudulent debt collection business out of Buffalo, NY. Thomas pleaded guilty late last year to one count of conspiracy to commit wire fraud and one count of wire fraud. His sentencing was delayed in February.