FBI Bust NYC Man For Hoarding An Insane Amount Of Medical Supplies

The FBI announced they had arrested Baruch Feldheim, 43, “for allegedly coughing on FBI agents while claiming to have COVID-19, and with lying to them about his accumulation and sale of surgical masks, medical gowns, and other medical supplies.” The number of supplies allegedly found in Fledheim’s possession was enough to “outfit an entire hospital”. The report released by the DOJ goes on to explain that people were seen leaving Fledheim’s home with boxes reportedly full of medical supplies. All during a time when city hospitals are falling short on necessary personal protective gear, the report explains: “Feldheim allegedly sold certain designated materials, including N95 respirators, to doctors and nurses at inflated prices. In one instance, on March 18, 2020, a doctor in New Jersey contacted Feldheim via a WhatsApp chat group labeled “Virus2020!” Feldheim agreed to sell to the doctor approximately 1,000 N95 masks and other assorted materials for[…]

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