Savannah attorney, Arthur Gibson, 63, was arrested last week on counterfeiting charges after an investigation that lasted several months. During the course of the investigation, as detailed in this complaint and affidavit, Gibson purchased $10,000 of counterfeit currency for $2,000.
As detailed in the affidavit, Gibson came to the attention of the U.S. Secret Service following his participation in a card game where he gave the dealer counterfeit hundred dollar bills and counterfeit twenties.
Gibson was released on a $50,000 bond. According to the Savannah Morning News, Gibson is an active member of the State Bar of Georgia and has been since 1976.