For Immediate Release, Case # 12CF1632: May 22, 2014
WESTMINSTER – A Buena Park city council member faces a jury trial today for repeatedly committing perjury on California Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) documents to avoid paying child support to his ex-wife. Sangjin Miller Oh, 50, is charged with five felony counts of perjury by declaration and faces a maximum sentence of six years and four months in state prison if convicted. Opening statements started today, May 22, 2014, in Department W-8, West Justice Center, Santa Ana.
Between Sept. 23, 2004, and July 20, 2009, Oh is accused of committing perjury on five occasions by signing official DMV documents using fraudulent information. The defendant is accused of committing this crime with the intention of avoiding child support payments to his ex-wife by hiding his assets under his false name. Continue reading