Fresh, local, name your fish: Amid seafood fraud, it may be none of the above

  • by: BRUCE SMITH , Associated Press
  • Updated: April 12, 2014 - 10:30 AM

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. — When the weather warms and the South Carolina humidity hangs like a soggy blanket along the coast, you can often find an entrepreneur selling shrimp out of the back of a pickup truck by the road with a hand-scrawled sign promoting it as both fresh and local. There's a chance it's neither.

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