WASHINGTON – The U.S. Marshals Service
will sell more than 50 high-value muscle cars, sports cars, motorcycles and
jet skis via a live auction Thursday at 10 a.m. at Apple Auctioneering Co.;
14851 NW 27th Ave.; Opa-Locka, FL 33054. The vehicles may be previewed today
until 5 p.m. and Thursday from 8-10 a.m.
The vehicles were seized and forfeited to the federal government as part of
a pill mill takedown in Broward and Miami-Dade counties in 2011. Proceeds
generated from the auction will be deposited into the Department of Justice
Assets Forfeiture Fund, which is used to compensate victims, supplement law
enforcement programs and support community programs.
For information, pictures, terms and conditions on the auction, go to
For information on the federal court case, go to
The U.S. Marshals Service is responsible for managing and selling seized and
forfeited properties acquired by federal criminals through illegal
activities. Proceeds generated from asset sales are used to compensate
victims, supplement funding for law enforcement initiatives and support
community programs. As part of the Department of Justice’s Asset Forfeiture
Program, the Marshals currently manage more than 19,000 assets with a value
of $4.4 billion.
information about the U.S. Marshals Service can be found at
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