HOME IMPROVEMENT FRAUD, THEFT BY DECEPTION:
The LBPD CID has filed a criminal complaint against Alexander Thomas BEATTIE (age 30), of Mount Joy, alleging the crimes of Home Improvement Fraud and Theft by Deception.
A resident in the 000 Block of South Broad Street reported that they paid BEATTIE a $4,000 down payment for contracted roofing job. Despite receiving the down payment, BEATTIE never completed any work. BEATTIE has been summoned into District Court for a preliminary hearing.
BEATTIE is presumed innocent.