On July 2nd, 2015 Christopher Michael Dupuy (prosecutors say Dupuy is an attorney and former judge in Galveston) was arrested on two counts of felony Online Impersonation. The arrests follow a long term joint investigation by Assistant Criminal District Attorney Adam Poole and the Harris County Sheriff’s Office .
Dupuy is charged with posting fraudulent advertisements on Backpage.com under the name of two victims, offering their services as female escorts.
THE ASSISTANT DISTRICT ATTORNEY TALKS ABOUT THE CHARGES WITH THE FACTOR VIA FACETIME:
Each charge of Online Impersonation is a third degree felony carrying a potential range of punishment between Two years and Ten Years in prison and a potential fine not to exceed $10,000. Dupuy’s combined bonds total $600,000.
As a condition of bond Dupuy must also relinquish any firearms, ammunition, or silencers, wear a GPS tracking device, and avoid any contact with the alleged victims.
DUPUY’S CURRENT MUG SHOT!