American Idol contestant arrested after selling fake MacbooksBy Mason White 6:01 AM March 17, 2013
By: Eva Fett
(Scroll down for video) A former American Idol contestant was busted for scamming ordinary people by selling them fake Macbooks, according to police reports in Florida.
Altamonte Springs police arrested the former American Idol contestant they said was involved in a series of computer frauds in 2012.
Antonio Wheeler, 26, was charged Friday with three counts of grand theft after police said, Wheeler, offered to sell the victims discount Macbook computer in the Apple store parking lot.
Wheeler then gave them a textbook inside the box instead of a Macbook, according to police.
Wheeler is also known as “Skiboski” and appeared on “American Idol”.Mobile video not loading? Click here to view