Jul 7
2005

Charles M. Langston, of Highland Park, Texas, was re-indicted by a grand jury in the U.S. District Court, Northern District, Dallas Division on July 7, 2005. Langston had been previously indicted on August 3, 2004 for securities fraud, seven counts of mail fraud, three counts of money laundering, and four counts of illegal monetary transactions. A superceding indictment dated May 4, 2005 alleges securities fraud, nine counts of mail fraud, eighteen counts of wire fraud, three counts of money laundering and four counts of illegal monetary transactions. The July 7th indictment alleges one count of securities fraud, eight counts of mail fraud, twenty counts of wire fraud, two counts of money laundering, and two counts of illegal monetary transactions. Langston is charged with fraudulently selling investments in non-existent oil and gas properties.