Family of man in Facebook fraud case is reported missing 

Prosecutors say a man charged with faking an ownership stake in Facebook jumped bail by slicing off an electronic monitoring device and creating a crude contraption to make it appear he was still at home.

The revelation comes as investigators search not only for Paul Ceglia (SEHG'-lee-uh), but his wife and two young sons. All three are missing after Ceglia cut off his electronic ankle bracelet and escaped his Wellsville, New York, home.

He faces a May trial on a charge he fraudulently claimed ownership in Facebook. His civil lawsuit against founder Mark Zuckerberg was thrown out after he was accused of doctoring a software development contract he signed with Zuckerberg in 2003. Authorities say he made it appear Zuckerberg promised him half ownership in return for $1,000 in startup money.

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