NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WSMV) – It is a business that claims they will “Solve your Roofing Troubles.”
But Sgt. Michael Warren with the Fraud Device at MNPD claims that is not what the’s hearing from shoppers in Middle Tennessee.
”It was surprising result in I’ve read of this vendor, very well before we gained the case. Seen commercials on it. And that would’ve been any person I would’ve probably known as way too lead to it appears to be a dependable vendor. And’s just seriously about that people are currently being deceived like that,” Sgt. Warren stated.
In September 2020, James Kenton, who law enforcement say, is the owner of Tennessee MetalRoofing, was billed with Property Improvement Fraud immediately after a person dwelling in Antioch built a criticism.
”The criticism came in that the gentleman desired a roof accomplished on personal home. They went out and gave him a quotation and after giving him a quotation they arrived back and immediately after supplying him the quote they came back again with considerably far more than what their authentic estimate was,” St. Warren claimed.
”What we see a good deal is – these border on civil and criminal, and not all home enhancement concerns are a crime. But we do have statutes to defend owners. And so, in this situation. It does meet the felony statute because he was supplied the volume of time and he was fully refused a refund of his down payment.”
Sgt. Warren also tells Information4 that Kenton is no stranger to these allegations.
”During that analysis, we did come throughout information that other incidents had occurred in other states up the East Coast,” Warren said.
News4 arrived at out to Kenton’s attorney Joe Calvert.
”I never know how the MNPD could quite possibly know who the operator of an included small business is,” Calvert claimed. Calvert argued that the relatives mentioned by law enforcement had the alternative to cancel the position and they failed to training it. He also says that he’s continue to waiting around on documentation and proof from police that exhibits Mr. Kenton is the proprietor of the precise metallic roofing business.
”Show me the evidence. Okay, I think they’re backpedaling,” Calvert claimed.
Calvert also provided the next statement and documentation:
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