HUNTINGTON — An Ona man who admitted he took nearly $500,000 from a church where he had volunteered was sentenced Monday to serve federal prison time. Robert Dale Adkins, 76, of Ona, was sentenced to serve two years and nine months in federal prison after previously having pleaded guilty to mail fraud. He was also ordered to pay restitution of $487,488.92.
Money mules are people who receive and transfer money obtained from victims of fraud. Some money mules know they’ve been recruited to assist criminal activity, but others become money mules without realizing their activity is benefiting fraudsters.Read Scam Article
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