Businessman charged with fraud

Posted at: 02/22/2013 4:13 PM
Updated at: 02/22/2013 6:00 PM
By: WNYT Staff

GLENS FALLS - A Warren County businessman is under arrest accused of defrauding customers.

Darren Prieur owns DP Plumbing, Heating and Cooling.

The sheriff's department says he took an advanced payment from a Queensbury family to install a water softener and filtration system in their home.

They say he never did the work and refused to return to family's $3,000.

He's charged with felony grand larceny.