FBI technician pleads guilty to acting as China agent
A 46-year-old FBI electronics technician pleaded guilty in New York to acting as an agent of China and passing along sensitive information to a Chinese government official. Kun Shan Chun, also known as Joey Chun, faces up to 10 years behind bars when sentenced by a federal judge on December 2, prosecutors said on August 1. He was arrested in March, having worked for the Federal Bureau of Investigation for nine years and getting top-secret security clearance in 1998.
Residents flee as flames from the Sand fire close in on their homes near Santa Clarita, California.