Mountain Grove Woman Pleads Guilty to Counterfeit Louis Vuitton Scheme

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Tom Larson, Acting United States Attorney for the Western District of Missouri, announced today that a Mountain Grove, Mo., woman has pleaded guilty in federal court to smuggling counterfeit Louis Vuitton material into the United States so that she could make and sell counterfeit merchandise on her website.

Tonya Virtue, 33, of Mountain Grove, Mo., waived her right to a grand jury and pleaded guilty before U.S. Magistrate Judge David P. Rush on Wednesday, Dec. 6, 2017, to one count of smuggling goods into the United States.