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Man Arrested For Allegedly Scamming Leesburg Woman

October 14, 2016 Posted in The Villages News, Theft

A registered sex offender was arrested Tuesday for allegedly scamming an 88-year-old Leesburg woman out of more than $20,000. The man moved in with the woman in exchange for running errands and...

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Scams & Fraud Rampant in Central Florida

December 28, 2015 Posted in Criminal Defense, The Villages News, Theft, White Collar Crime

SECO Energy sent out a warning last week to its members to report that a nationwide scam targeting utility customers through email and phone has made its way to the Central Florida area. Several SECO...

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Sumter County Resident Duped in Sweepstake Scam

November 20, 2015 Posted in Personal Injury, The Villages News, Theft

Sumter County Sheriff’s officials are investigating a new scam after a resident paid almost $500 to claim nonexistent sweepstakes winnings. According to reports, the victim — identified as an...

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Two Men Arrested in Car Burglaries in The Villages

August 13, 2015 Posted in Burglary, Criminal Defense, Felony & Misdemeanor Charges, The Villages News, Theft

Two men have been arrested for a string of car burglaries in the Villages. Around 2:42 a.m. Wednesday the Sumter County Sheriff's Office received a call from the Village Community Watch regarding two...

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Woman Accused of Stealing Bank Deposit

May 1, 2015 Posted in Criminal Defense, The Villages News, Theft

A medical employee who dropped off a bank deposit from her job, allegedly drove off with a deposit that was left by another woman. The alleged theft took place earlier this month, however the...

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FBI Reports Violent, Property Crime Down in U.S.

November 21, 2014 Posted in Assault & Battery, Burglary, Criminal Defense, Felony & Misdemeanor Charges, Murder, The Villages News, Theft

According to a recent crime report by the FBI, property crime and violent crime are on the decline across the United States. According to an FBI press release, violent crimes in the United States...

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The Villages White Collar Crime Lawyer :: Lady Lake Woman to Be Sentenced in Federal Court for Villages ID-Theft Scheme

May 8, 2014 Posted in Felony & Misdemeanor Charges, The Villages News, Theft, White Collar Crime

A 40-year-old Lady Lake woman who entered a guilty plea for her involvement in a "wide-ranging identity theft scheme" will be sentenced next month in federal court for making unauthorized use of at...

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The Villages Criminal Defense Attorney :: Two Men Arrested for Stealing Golf Carts

February 25, 2014 Posted in Burglary, Criminal Defense, Felony & Misdemeanor Charges, The Villages News, Theft

Detectives with the Marion County Sheriff’s Office arrested two men Wednesday for allegedly stealing two golf carts valued at $11,000 and burglarizing a home. The men, 31 and 34, face several...

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The Villages Burglary & Theft Attorney :: Two Men Arrested Following Villages Break-ins

February 19, 2014 Posted in Burglary, Criminal Defense, Felony & Misdemeanor Charges, The Villages News, Theft

Two men have been arrested on prowling, burglary and other charges after they were allegedly spotted looking into the windows of various homes in The Villages. In addition to the above charges, the...

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Villages Fraud & White Collar Crimes Lawyer :: Villages Resident Accused of Stealing $14K from 92-Year-Old Woman

September 24, 2013 Posted in Criminal Defense, Felony & Misdemeanor Charges, Theft

A 59-year-old Villages resident was arrested Monday on fraud and larceny charges after she allegedly swindled more than $14,000 from a 92-year-old woman she was caring for. According to the Marion...

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