State Fair vendor facing drug, fraud charges

CAROLINE, VA (WWBT) - A vendor was arrested at the State Fair of Virginia and charged with fraud and drug possession.

Robert Franzem, 37, is being held at the Pamunkey Regional Jail under no bond.

He is charged with manufacturing and selling counterfeit merchandise, obtaining money by false pretenses and possession of marijuana.

State police say they seized a utility trailer as part of the investigation.

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