Boater to appear in court after allegedly faking death

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A performance powerboat racer who authorities say, with the help of a partner, the two defrauded eight victims, selling boats for them without giving them their share of the proceeds and writing bad checks, was due in court on Tuesday. 

Andrew Biddle who is accused of faking his own death in a boating accident. Investigators believe Biddle staged the accident and seven-month disappearance in order to avoid prosecution of fraud charges he was already facing.

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