Feds Cracking Down On Counterfeit Websites

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ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI)-- The feds are targeting websites of so-called online predators who sell knock off name brand merchandise.

This is an international crackdown in the US and in Europe.

Top level internet domains such as "dot.eu" Or "dot.uk" were targeted in a coordinated action and 132 websites were shut down on both continents.

Nike Airmaze, Timberland, Louis Vuitton, Oakley sunglasses even Adobe software are among the bootlegged items.

Some red flags to watch out for; prices that are way too low. To avoid a knock off, buy from a reputable, known online merchant.