Oceana County Man Charged with Fraud

An Oceana County man is charged with fraud. reports Paul J. Rosse, owner of Paul's Towing in Hart, has been charged with common law fraud, a ten year felony, for setting up "ghost tows." According to the Oceana County Sheriff's Office, a ghost tow is a form of fraud where someone places a call to AAA for a tow, usually long distance. Once they get the request, they send a tow truck from their local facility... that being the suspect's company. Essentially, Rosse was collecting money for the call without having to send a truck. AAA reported the actions to the sheriff's office. Rosse has lost his contract with AAA and is out on a $5,000 bond.


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