Fraudster Who Fooled Grandmas and Grandpas Sought

Fraudster Who Fooled Grandmas and Grandpas Sought

Garden Grove police are seeking an alleged fraudster who has been pouncing on grandmas and grandpas.
Following several complaints from elderly residents, a Garden Grove Police Department investigation uncovered an investment fraud targeting senior citizens in the community, according to police.

The department is know trying to find others who may have been victimized by a man identified as Jerry Benson who proclaimed to be president of two companies, Ben-Wal Leasing and Ben-Wal Management, Inc.

He is described as white, 60 to 65 years old, 6 feet 1, 210 pounds with gray hair and brown eyes.

Anyone with information about Benson or who may have been victimized by him or his companies is asked to contact police Investigator Steven Lukas at (714) 741-5256 or by emailing him here.


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