Home Improvement

Scam Type

Home Improvement Scam

Date Reported

2023-03-27 00:00:00

Victim Postal Code


Total Dollars Lost


Scam Description

I was contacted by the individual named Kendrick Wyatt to paint his new home at 2696 Walker lake road Mansfield Ohio found out from the auditor in Richland county Kendrick does not own the property Kendrick also stated he wanted to give me more than I requested for the deposit using a check I stated I do not accept checks due to increased fraud Kendrick stated that was his only way to pay no money or checks were issued He also stated he was deployed to Aurora Colorado Buckley Air Force Base