6-22-17: MAN HEADS TO PRISON FOR RACKETEERING.

A MAN ACCUSED OF BEING THE RING LEADER OF A CHECK FRAUD RING, WILL SPEND TWO YEARS IN PRISON. 28 YEAR OLD JEFFREY TODD WAS SENTENCED TO PRISON AFTER ADMITTING IN COURT TO A RACKETEERING CHARGE. TODD WAS INVOLVED IN MORE THAN 50 INSTANCES OF CHECK FRAUD. THE FRAUD USED BANK ACCOUNT INFORMATION FROM AT LEAST A DOZEN BUSINESSES. HE AND HIS CO DEFENDANTS WILL BE RESPONSIBLE FOR JUST OVER $31,000 IN RESTITUTION AS WELL.