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Once Deemed Dead, Fugitive Banker Pleads Guilty

Eighteen months ago, former investment adviser Aubrey Lee Price was declared dead. On Thursday, Price — very much alive — stood before a judge and pleaded guilty in a fraud scheme that fueled a rural bank’s collapse and cost his investors tens of millions of dollars.

06/05/2014

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Plea Deal Awaits Ga. Banker Who Lost Clients’ $21M

A former southeast Georgia banker accused of embezzling and losing $21 million of investors’ money, then vanishing for 18 months before he was arrested in a traffic stop, has agreed to settle his case with a plea deal, a federal prosecutor said Tuesday.

06/03/2014