Real Perry Mason arrested at court

April 15, 2009 9:11:01 AM PDT
A man has been arrested in a bizarre case at the Harris County Criminal Courthouse.[SIGN UP: Get headlines and breaking news sent to you]

The man was apparently impersonating a lawyer and collecting cash from the people in the courthouse as he solicited them for cases. The 44-year-old man's real name is Perry Mason.

Mason has been charged with barratry, a third degree felony. He's due back in court on Thursday.

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