Two new home improvement fraud cases in court; Elderly victims lived in Pownal and Bennington | Local News

Two new home improvement fraud cases in court; Elderly victims lived in Pownal and Bennington | Local News

BENNINGTON — Two different individuals were arraigned in Bennington on Monday on separate felony cases of home improvement fraud against elderly victims in Pownal and Bennington, including a 101-year-old widower. Both victims reported thousands of dollars in cash deposits for projects that were either never started, not done correctly, or never completed. None of the…

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Man Arrested For Leading Role In $10 Million Tech Support Fraud Scheme That Exploited Elderly Victims | USAO-SDNY

Man Arrested For Leading Role In $10 Million Tech Support Fraud Scheme That Exploited Elderly Victims | USAO-SDNY

Damian Williams, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, announced charges against VINOTH PONMARAN for participating in a conspiracy that for several years exploited elderly victims by remotely accessing their computers and convincing victims to pay for computer support services they did not need, and which were never actually provided.  In…

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