Man Guilty in Match.com Sex Case

The on-and-off nursing student spun tales about being a doctor, an astronaut or a secret agent.

Associated Press
June 13, 2007 – TheScroogeReport.com Post

PHILADELPHIA — A man who faked being a doctor, an astronaut and a spy to dates he met online was convicted Wednesday of two counts of sexual assault but acquitted of raping several women who accused him of drugging them.

Seven women, six of whom Jeffrey J. Marsalis met through the Match.com dating site, told similar stories of blacking out or becoming unusually intoxicated during dates from 2003 to 2005.

The jury reached its verdict on the fifth day of deliberations that were so contentious jurors were overheard shouting at each other earlier in the week. He was acquitted of eight rape counts and a count of impersonating a public servant.

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