Truck Driver Pleads Guilty to Use of Fraudulent CDL
October 30, 2003
Philip Hardee of North Charleston, SC, pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court in Charleston to making false statements for his use of a fraudulent commercial driver's license and falsifying his driver history to obtain employment. Hardee was a truck driver with Truck Air of the Carolinas, a commercial motor carrier in North Charleston. A sentencing date has not been scheduled. This investigation was conducted jointly by OIG and the South Carolina Law Enforcement Division, with assistance from FMCSA and the South Carolina Division of Motor Vehicles.