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Evansville man sentenced in Posey Co. for fraud

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POSEY CO., IN (WFIE) -

A man accused of fraud has been sentenced on Posey County. 

A judge sentenced 50-year-old John Shamo, of Evansville, to two years in jail for fraud charge.

He was found guilty last year of running several oil schemes, some going back as far as seven years. 

The judge has asked both sides to speak to victims more about restitution and find out if other people or businesses in the county are registered to sell oil securities.

Shamo was also sentenced to two years of probation.

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