Man arrested in fake charity scam

March 4, 2008 9:16:53 AM PST
A local man was arrested after he allegedly collected money for a fake charity and kept the cash for himself.Brian Brumfield is accused of taking charitable donations, claiming the money would go to help fallen police officers' families, but kept all of the funds.

He was arrested last week. The Attorney General's office estimates he pocketed between $10,000 and $19,000.

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