Slidell contractor held in S. Sudan to be charged in kickback scheme

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Posted on August 21, 2013 at 10:38 PM

Updated Wednesday, Aug 21 at 10:40 PM

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NEW ORLEANS -- A Slidell businessman is scheduled to be sentenced for his role in a kickback scheme.

In May 53-year-old Elton McCabe pleaded guilty to one charge of conspiracy to commit wire fraud.

McCabe has agreed to forfeit the $60,000 authorities say he got from the scheme.

He faces up to five years in prison.

Last fall, McCabe was detained in South Sudan on a kidnapping charge, but he was later released.

 

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