The Sebastian County Sheriff’s Office has issued an alert to area citizens, particularly, senior citizens. The SCSO warns that residents need to be aware of the work of a scam artist in the county.
On February 27, SCSO took a report of fraud from an 88 year-old citizen. She had reportedly paid a man $4,200 to repair her driveway. Promises were made by the scammer, but he did not follow through.
According to the man, he would redo her driveway to include a base layer
Almost $6,000 has been paid by the victim and so far the
only work done was a thin layer of crusher rock on her driveway.
SCSO has identified the scammer as Brian Stanley. Stanley, 40, is a white male with dark hair and dark eyes. He stands around 5’6” and weighs over 200 lbs. While he has been identified, investigators have been unable to
SCSO Captain Pevehouse said, “We are asking the public to help us in locating Stanley and also being