Indicted home builder turns himself in

Indicted home builder turns himself in

ALBANY, GA (WALB) - Former Southwest Georgia Home Builders Association President Jack Daniel Garrett turned himself in to police Friday morning, after he was indicted on fraud and false statements.

The grand jury returned the indictment Wednesday.

Garrett's bond was set at $5,000. His attorney had no comment Friday.

Prosecutors charge that Garrett made mis-statements in contractor affidavits and misrepresentations to mortgage lenders and borrowers.

Court documents also showed the investigation into Garrett's financial operations is ongoing in other counties in South Georgia.

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