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jimfields33

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Thu Mar 28, 2024, 11:37 AM Mar 2024

Orlando City Commissioner Regina Hill arrested on elderly exploitation, fraud charges

https://www.wftv.com/news/local/fdle-orlando-city-commissioner-regina-hill-arrested/XTIJE4LIONDHBB4EEELA5I4YHE/?outputType=amp


She defrauded 100K out of a 96 year old while holding office. Bold and dumb thing to do!!!!!


ORLANDO, Fla. — Orlando City Commissioner Regina Hill, 58, was arrested Thursday morning on elderly exploitation and fraud charges, the Florida Department of Law Enforcement said.

Hill, who represents District 5, surrendered herself to FDLE’s Orlando Regional Operations Center near downtown Orlando on Thursday morning.

Agents said they then took her to the Orange County Jail, where she was booked at 9:45 a.m. on charges including, exploitation of the elderly, fraud, mortgage fraud and scheme to defraud.

During her booking, Hill refused to provide personal information, including her current address, jail officials said.



Hill is accused of exploiting a 96-year-old constituent and also faces civil charges.

FDLE agents said Hill used falsified documents to gain power of attorney over the woman, to purchase a home, to obtain loans to renovate that home and to spend more than $100,000 of the woman’s money on luxuries, including a facelift, perfume and dental surgery.

Agents also said that while Hill spent money to renovate the home that she was staying in rent-free -- outside of her district -- Hill’s own home remained in a dilapidated state.
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Orlando City Commissioner Regina Hill arrested on elderly exploitation, fraud charges (Original Post) jimfields33 Mar 2024 OP
A black woman Democrat! MOMFUDSKI Mar 2024 #1
It's surprising to see her do this. True. jimfields33 Mar 2024 #2
We punish our criminals, unlike republicans. Kingofalldems Mar 2024 #3
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