Hillsboro man charged with oil & gas fraud scheme

May 24, 2016 9:39 PM

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A Hillsboro man is accused of carrying out a $7.9 million oil and gas fraud scheme, according to Acting U.S. Attorney Tom Beall.

70-year-old David Lawson of Hillsboro is charged with one count of wire fraud. The indictment alleges the crime occured while he was the owner and director of Sonstone Trading, LLC.

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