Now this is a con-man for real. 47 year old Michael Wilkerson former pastor and his accomplice Denise Haines was convicted Tuesday in a $6 million mortgage fraud scheme, in which prosecutors say he victimized his own congregants as straw-buyers.
Officials say Wilkerson conned members of his church, New Millennium Life Restoration Fellowship, to sign loans and check out the property. He would also pay them if they referred a friend. Wilkerson’s wife also pleaded guilty to assisting and writing out the checks to those who agreed to help out Wilkerson and Haines. Article Here! The lesson here don't mess with big banks!