Friday, October 23, 2020

Dayton attorney indicted for stealing $2 million from estate trust

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A Dayton attorney accused of stealing more than $2 million from a Greene County probate trust and estate has been indicted on more than 50 charges.

Brian Wiggins, 36, is facing identity fraud, aggravated theft of $1.5 million or more, money laundering, grand theft, tampering with records and possession of cocaine charges, according to Greene County court records.

His bond is set at $1 million.

The prosecutor’s office is holding a press conference at 2 p.m. today to discuss the indictment.

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Wiggins was previously indicted on grand theft and tampering with records charges in November, according to court documents.

The previous case was in connection to a $90,000 check in an estate issue in Greene County. He is scheduled to go to trial April 20.

We will update this story as more information is released.

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