Pro Anglers Plead Guilty In Cheating Scandal That Rocked Fishing World

  • Jacob Runyan of Broadview Heights, Ohio, and Chase Cominsky of Heritage, Pennsylvania, agreed to three-year suspensions of their fishing licenses. Cominsky also ceded his $100,000 bass boat.
  • Runyan and Cominsky will be sentenced May 11. Prosecutors are set to recommend a sentence of six months’ probation and later ask for an expungement of their convictions if the two complete probation successfully.
  • Runyan and Cominsky were declared the winners but were quickly exposed when Fischer sliced open their fish, revealing lead weights and walleye fillets, according to WYKC Channel 3.
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