Contractor faces home advancement fraud charge

Jul. 12—A Crossville portray contractor faces a house enhancement fraud demand following staying accused by a Cumberland County couple of getting into a deal to paint a household, accepting revenue for the job and then allegedly failing to execute the get the job done.

Michael Sean Eco-friendly, 35, 361 Village Lane, is charged with the single count of home improvement company provider fraud, according to an arrest report filed by Sheriff’s Cpl. Dustin Jackson.

The pair informed investigators that in mid-February they contacted with a male and his girlfriend to paint at their Grace Lane household. A PayPal single payment of $1,318.32 was compensated to the girlfriend and afterwards two checks totaling $2,015 was allegedly compensated to Inexperienced, in accordance to the report.

The get the job done was started out all over March 23 and was to choose about a week. As of April 20, only about $200 well worth of perform experienced been carried out. The pair explained to investigators that in spite of quite a few makes an attempt, get in touch with with the contractor and his girlfriend have been not productive.

On July 5, Eco-friendly turned himself in to authorities at the Justice Centre and was booked and produced below $4,000 bond. He will show up in Common Periods Courtroom to respond to the charge.

Michael Moser might be attained at [email protected]