New Castle County police have charged an Elkton contractor with residence advancement fraud.
Gary Slagle of TriPoint Restorations turned himself in following staying charged with a single rely of House Improvement Fraud for allegedly not finishing perform at a St. Georges household, inspite of remaining compensated extra than $40,000.
The victim’s agreement showed the do the job was to be done by October 2021. The target made a text concept from Slagle in January of this year stating the function would be completed in 30 times. When the target questioned for an update in Might, there was no reaction.
Detectives mentioned there could be other victims, together with in Maryland and Pennsylvania, and they’re asking any individual with any data pertaining to this investigation to get in touch with S/Cpl. Lucas by means of email at [email protected] or by calling the New Castle County Division of Police non-emergency variety at 302.573,2800.
Citizens can text a suggestion anonymously only by texting the variety 847411 search term: NCCDE. You can also submit a idea via our web site at http://www.nccpd.com. Tipsters may possibly also contact Delaware Crime Stoppers at 1.800.Suggestion.3333.