The slippery alleged con artist who appears to have purposely tripped on a banana peel that he dropped himself at a Metro station is due in court Monday on fraud charges.
Maurice Owens faces charges of second-degree fraud after surveillance video surfaced of him apparently faking his fall and injury at the Potomac Avenue Metro station.
A Metro scam artist was caught on surveillance video pretending to slip on a banana peel in order to get a hefty settlement from WMATA.
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