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Detroit Lakes man who claimed to plug oil spill charged in Hummer fix theft

Published 01/21/2011, St. Paul Pioneer Prsss / MCT

The Detroit Lakes, Minn., man who fabricated a story last summer that he had invented the cap that fixed the Deepwater Horizon oil spill is facing three unrelated felony theft charges. Blake Mastin, aka Blake A. Sundvor, allegedly took money and truck parts from at least six victims who were promised that Mastin would repair or rebuild their Hummer H-1 sport utility vehicles.

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