January 28, 2023
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Melchiori pleads guilty to felonies in fraud, theft case


Former construction firm executive Mark Melchiori pleaded guilty to three felony charges of wage fraud, diverting construction funds and unlawful money transmission, the Santa Barbara County District Attorney announced Oct. 18. The case dates back to June 2016, when Melchiori was arrested on 47 felony charges for embezzlement, insurance fraud and grand theft, among others.…


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