A ticket reseller’s websites use venue names as URLs, link to official pages, and carry logos for the US Olympic Team. They’re selling tickets at a major markup.

ST. LOUIS — As major events return to convention centers all over St. Louis, the hottest ticket right now is for the U.S. Olympic Gymnastics Trials happening at The Dome at America’s Center. Scalpers know that too, and an official-looking reseller website has convinced buyers to choose them over the real deal supplier.

Jo Anne Howard of Belleville was especially excited to see the gymnast many are calling the greatest of all time.

“I’ve been watching Simone Biles at the last Olympics,” said Howard. “I just had to go!”

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