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Owner of Hudson Falls plumbing business admits using customer info for scam

1 month ago   |   By Times Union

The owner of a Washington County plumbing business pleaded guilty Wednesday to swindling two banks of a combined $133,000 using the personal information of her customers to establish bogus credit lines.
Renee Burnell, 49, of Hudson Falls, admitted in U.S. District Court in Albany that she defrauded Synchrony Bank and The Bank of Missouri between August 2019 and January 2020.
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