“After Tauk’s denial, we learned the pictures come from the government entity called the Regional Justice Information System (REJIS). The Fox Files obtained invoices showing Tauk pays $150 a week for booking photos and arrest data that would then appear online.
Tauk still denied involvement in a follow-up phone call.
“I’m telling you again, for the 500th time, I don’t own STLMugshots,” he said.
“You’re wrong. I’m telling you this a thousand, thousand percent, I do now own STLMugshots,” Tauk said. “And I’ll say it again and again and again: I do not own STLMugshots.”
But in an answer to lawsuits filed by Green and another man, Tauk’s lawyer told the court, “defendant admits the allegations” of “doing business as STLMugshots.””
Bombshell admission from man who said STLMugshots.com was “100 percent not me”
ST. LOUIS – The man behind a controversial mugshot website now admits he is the mastermind behind the domain, despite repeatedly denying it to Fox 2/KPLR 11. In July, our investigation led us to Edmund Tauk as the man connected to STLMugshots.com, a website accused of profiting on the misery of pe…