Local scam artist due for sentencing in federal court
BATON ROUGE (NBC33) — Johnathan Williams, 34, is due in federal court today for sentencing.
He's pleaded guilty to wire fraud and duping people out of $500,000 over a four-year period.
U.S. Attorney Walt Green says Williams lied to people to fund a gambling habit, and pretended to have a 20 million dollar trust fund.
Read the full story on Williams here.