A mortgage borrower who allegedly used false loan-qualifying information to purchase a Duluth, Ga., property was arrested by FBI officials at the closing table Monday, officials said. Brinson Allen, 38, of Alpharetta, Ga., allegedly used false qualifying income to purchase a property for $3.3 million, according to an announcement from the U.S. Attorney's office in Georgia. Allen attended the closing Monday where he allegedly intended to walk away with $800,000 in cash, but instead left in handcuffs, officials said. "Sting operations like this one should put mortgage fraudsters on notice that they can never be sure who is monitoring their criminal scheme," U.S. Attorney David E. Nahmias said in a statement. "Fraudsters should understand that they may be spending their nights in jail rathe...
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