Man charged in home-repair and reverse-mortgage loan-fraud scheme
WGN
WGN - "Diamond is due back in court Thursday."

via WGN:

CHICAGO -- (WGN) -- Following complaints by consumers, and a series of WGN reports, a local contractor is now charged with a series of schemes that the U.S. Attorney's office says totaled nearly ten million dollars.

Bond was denied today for Mark Diamond who was in court for his arraignment Tuesday

He is charged in a wide ranging home repair and reverse mortgage fraud scheme that targeted elderly people on the West Side.

Prosecutors say he lured his victims with fake promises of free home repairs through non-existent government programs.

FULL STORY: Man charged in home-repair and reverse-mortgage loan-fraud scheme - WGN

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