Veteran journalist Carl Hoffman believes he’s solved one of the great mysteries of the 20th century. In 1961 at the age of 23, Michael Rockefeller – son of New York Governor Nelson Rockefeller and a member of one of the richest and most powerful families in America ¬– travelled to remote New Guinea in search of primitive art for his father’s new museum.
Former State Trooper From Powell Gets 50 Months Behind Bars
The State Trooper from Powell who pleaded guilty to federal charges of mortgage fraud and bankruptcy fraud has been sentenced to more than four years in prison.
Prosecutors say Benjamin Richardson deceived lenders into giving loans that he never paid back, then filed for bankruptcy without reporting income he received from a nightclub he co-owned with a narcotics trafficker.
He was also convicted of one count of conspiracy to commit wire fraud, four counts of wire fraud, and two counts of making false statements
Richardson was ordered to pay restitution of $617,600 to lenders he deceived through the mortgage fraud.
Richardson was a trooper with the Ohio State Highway Patrol when he was charged and resigned when the charges were returned.