According to the Asheville Citizen-Times, A man who owned a Sylva funeral home and his wife who worked with him were arrested, Insurance Commissioner Wayne Goodwin announced Tuesday. Ronnie Austin Riddle, 56, was charged with 13 counts of obtaining property by false pretense. Thomasine Sheehan Riddle, 55, was charged with nine counts of obtaining property by false pretense.
Investigators believe there may be more victims of the alleged scheme. If you have any information or believe you may be a victim, contact the Department of Insurance’s Criminal Investigations Division at 919-807-6840.Read the full article
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