In another example of life imitating art, a Brigham Young University student was arrested for hacking into the schools computers to change his grades from an F to an A in order to receive $7,000 in academic scholarships.

According to The Daily Mail,

Jacob Mahonri Espinal is charged with two counts of computer fraud and one count of grand theft. The 24-year-old remained in the Madison County Jail on $50,000 bond Wednesday after being charged November 9.

Investigators say Espinal was a student employee with access to a computer system that allowed him to change his status from being on academic probation to being a straight-A student.

Espinal made the changed over the course of four semesters.

More than $5,000 of the falsely awarded scholarship money was received and spent by the would be David Lightman.

A public defender has been assigned to the case.

About Hunter Roosevelt

Hunter's political beliefs are always evolving. Not really. He can be seen supporting whichever side has the hotter women so it's almost always the conservative side (have you seen the hippy chicks? Gross). When he's not writing he's celebrating the resurgence of his beloved Florida Gators and New York Mets.