Turn It In Or Torch It?

Two men face charges of insurance fraud after police said they conspired together to destroy a vehicle up for repossession in December. Eric Lee Dreibelbis, 48, of Monroe Township, and his nephew, Michael Lee Bailey, 46, of no fixed address, were charged Wednesday with insurance fraud, reckless burning of property or vehicle, theft by deception,…

OH Repo Leads To Discovery Of Scam

WARREN, OHIO — A woman was sentenced Tuesday to 60 days in jail and 200 hours of community service after her hearing impaired parents were defrauded of $50,000 in what the Newton Falls police chief said is one of the “wildest” cases he has seen. Jessica DeMarco, 30, was ordered by Trumbull County Common Pleas Court Judge…

WI R/O Attempts Storage Lot Drive Away

SOUTH MILWAUKEE – A 66-year-old Oconomowoc woman gets into her car and starts driving away June 29. What’s so strange? Her hood was up as she drove off and she was trying to take her car back following a repossession. The woman’s vehicle was towed to Haulaholic, 1210 Missouri Ave., South Milwaukee, following a repo…

From SC – Stolen Or Hidden?

A Burton man told deputies he thinks his trailer was stolen. He previously thought the trailer was repossessed, a Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office report states. He told authorities he realized the trailer was stolen when a man showed up to repo the trailer. He said he hadn’t seen the trailer since the end of February…

Mall Says It Doesn’t Share LPR Data With ICE

A major Orange County land developer that owns three shopping centers equipped with cameras that read license plates said Wednesday it does not share information about vehicles captured in the recordings with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement. Irvine Co. said the data collected by a contractor are “only shared with local police departments as part…

Repo Shooters Get 6 Years Each

MIAMI COUNTY — Two Union Township men were sentenced on Tuesday to serve six years in prison for threatening, firing gunshots and “inflicting terror” upon a repossession worker in May 2017. Miami County Common Pleas Court Judge Christopher Gee found Eric Brown, 55, and Mathew Naff, 35, both of Troy, guilty of second-degree felony assault…

PARKER v. CAPITAL ONE Ruling

BRENDA PARKER, Plaintiff-Appellant, v. CAPITAL ONE AUTO FINANCE, INC., et al., Defendants-Appellees. United States Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit. Submitted June 22, 2018. Decided July 5, 2018. Attorney(s) appearing for the Case James Joseph Morrissey , for Defendant-Appellee. Before FRANK H. EASTERBROOK, AMY C. BARRETT, MICHAEL B. BRENNAN, NONPRECEDENTIAL DISPOSITION To be cited only in accordance…