Stealing more than $135,000 from former clients and a business associate of his home remodeling company, David Briggs has been sentenced to nine years in prison in a suburb outside of Chicago. 

A part of Briggs’ sentencing comes from him having swindled more than $115,000 from a 79-year-old man promising home repairs. Briggs never performed any home remodeling projects with that money. On top of this, another client was coerced into giving Briggs more than $30,000, all while Briggs was also not paying one of his business associates.

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