Feds: 7-Eleven operators 'ruthlessly exploited' immigrant workers

Owners and managers of 10 Suffolk County 7-Eleven stores face wire fraud, identity theft and harboring charges in a scheme in which they "systematically employed illegal immigrants," equipped them with stolen identities, and stole their wages, federal prosecutors announced Monday. Videojournalists: Jim Staubitser, Charles Eckert and Ed Betz (June 17, 2013)

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