Nick Stanko, Spring Hill senior scammer, convicted

8:05 PM, Mar 14, 2011   |    comments
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NEW PORT RICHEY, Florida -- The first of five counties has successfully prosecuted a Spring Hill man accused of scamming elderly homeowners through his driveway painting business.

Nick Stanko pleaded "No Contest" on Tuesday to Scheme to Defraud, a third-degree felony, in Pasco County.  He'll be sentenced on March 18.

Previous coverage:
11/5/10 - Fifth county piles on felony charges
5/17/10 - Stanko turns himself in, faces more charges
5/13/10 -
Stanko skips bond, manhunt underway
5/12/10 -
Hernando Co. files felony charges
5/7/10 - 71 victims gather in Citrus Co.
4/13/10 - 10 News helps arrest Stanko
1/14/10 - Stanko promises to quit again
9/14/09 -
Stanko promises to quit business

Part of the plea involves depositing $3,750 into a trust fund for victims.  10 News first reported on the complaints two years ago.

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