Swindler Dresses As Clown On Kiddie Bike To Impersonate Immigration Official

The evidence is in: To immigrants, there is little difference between an immigration authority and a clown on a kiddie bike.

That was the disguise Frank Salvador Solorza used when impersonating an Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) official and extorting money from immigrants to purportedly save them from deportation. Solorza was convicted by a federal jury in Oakland last week for impersonating a federal officer (in a clown suit), attempted extortion by a federal official (yep, in a clown suit), and conspiracy.

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