Bryan Scott Hurt, 52, of Glasgow, Ky., recently pleaded guilty to one count of securities fraud.
Hurt has agreed to pay $25,000 in restitution to his victim, according to a news release from the Kentucky Attorney General’s office.
As stated in the news release:
“An investigation by the Office of the Kansas Securities Commissioner determined that Hurt’s company solicited a $25,000 investment in an oil and gas lease between December 2014 and January 2015 from a McPherson County resident. Investigators determined that Hurt diverted the investment for personal use and to pay other, unrelated investors.”
Sentencing is schedule for September 16, 2021.
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