BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) — A Town of Tonawanda house improvement contractor was sentenced to prison Monday for scamming clients.

The Erie County District Attorney’s Business introduced 41-year-aged Richard D. Brady was sentenced in Erie County Courtroom to an indeterminate sentence of one-and-a-50 % to a few several years in prison.

According to the district attorney’s office environment, though doing work as a dwelling advancement contractor among Might 1, 2019 and November 5, 2019 Brady collected payments and hardly ever carried out any do the job. He admitted to thieving a total of $43,414.08 from seven buyers in Erie County and to date has not paid any restitution to the victims.

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Brady pleaded guilty to one depend of grand larceny in the fourth diploma and a person rely of scheme to defraud in the initially diploma in October 2020. He also pleaded guilty to fees in link to comparable crimes in Niagara and Cattaraugus counties. This sentence will run concurrent to his other sentences.

Even the most careful property owner can become the victim if the particular person employed never shows up to conduct the perform. I motivate any person who has been victimized by this offender or a further home improvement contractor to speak to my office environment.

– Erie County District Lawyer John Flynn