Why Infamous Pharma Bro Martin Shkreli Was Arrested For Fraud

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In September 2015, Martin Shkreli made headlines for raising the price of a lifesaving drug. Three months later, the FBI arrested Shkreli. So why is he facing fraud charges?

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One simple graphic that explains why the FBI arrested Martin Shkreli
http://www.vox.com/2015/12/17/10435270/martin-shkreli-arrested-why/in/10209301
“Martin Shkreli is best known, and hated, for being the CEO of a pharmaceutical company that increased the price of a lifesaving drug from $13.50 to $750.”

Hedge funder Martin Shkreli has been arrested in a securities-fraud investigation
http://www.businessinsider.com/martin-shkreli-arrested-in-securities-fraud-investigation-2015-12
“Martin Shkreli was arrested by the FBI on charges of securities fraud on Thursday morning.”

Vilified for drug pricing, CEO Shkreli busted for securities fraud
http://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-crime-shkreli-idUSKBN0U01IM20151218
“Martin Shkreli, the boyish pharmaceutical entrepreneur who caused a public uproar after he drastically raised the price of a life-saving prescription drug, was arrested on Thursday for engaging in what U.S. prosecutors said was a Ponzi-like scheme at his former hedge fund and a pharmaceutical company he previously headed.”

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