(KFSM) A former Springdale auto dealer was sentenced to eight

Former Auto Dealer Gets Prison Time For Fraudulent Car Sale

FAYETTEVILLE, official canada goose outlet Ark. (KFSM) A former Springdale auto dealer was sentenced to eight years canada goose outlet in prison canada goose outlet in usa for selling a vehicle that he didn’t own.

John Vancuren, 47, pleaded guilty Canada Goose Jackets last week in Washington County Circuit Court to theft of property.

Vancuren has a history of fraudulent business practices stemming from his slate of companies in the region, which include Infinity Auto Sales, Inc., Infinity Towing and Recovery, Inc. and Vancurens Auto Sales, Inc.

Last summer, a Pulaski County canada goose canada goose coats outlet store uk circuit judge found canada goose outlet shop Vancuren, canada goose outlet uk sale his uk canada goose wife Michelle Vancuren, and their companies had violated state trade law nearly 60 times through unsavory business practices.

Piazza canada goose outlet nyc ordered the Vancurens and their companies liable for $590,000 in civil penalties, $73,001.71 in restitution, and he enjoined the Vancurens from engaging canada goose outlet in the business of used car sales.

Attorney General Leslie Rutledge applauded Piazza’s ruling and said she was pleased “to see the criminal and civil justice systems work together to keep Arkansans safe.”

Rutledge is requesting that if you are or someone you know is a victim of the Vancurens, to please contact the Attorney General’s office immediately.

During Vancurens’ trial, 26 witnesses testified the uk canada goose outlet family failed to deliver titles to their cars, failed to satisfy prior liens on the vehicles canada goose outlet canada and also failed to return money rightfully canada goose belonging to consumers.

According to the complaint filed in December 2016, the Vancurens routinely submitted a customer’s loan application to a third party lender, and if approved, the lender deposited the loan into the Vancurens’ bank account, leaving them with a canada goose uk shop lump sum of the loan proceeds and the borrower with the canada goose outlet reviews obligation to repay the cheap canada goose lender.

In several cases, however, the customer returned the purchased vehicle due to mechanical issues. The Vancurens failed to return the loan proceeds, leaving the customer with a debt to pay canada goose outlet canada goose clearance black friday and no vehicle.

In canada canadian goose jacket goose outlet jackets other cases, the Vancurens convinced the consumer to purchase another vehicle with financing from a different third party lender, but the Vancurens failed https://www.chinese-sharpei.de to refund the original loan proceeds, leaving the consumer with two loans on two different vehicles, but only one vehicle in possession.