Smallwood man arrested for construction fraud
Press release: On November 13, 2018, the New York State Police in Liberty arrested, Donald McBride, age 41, of Smallwood NY, for Grand Larceny Third Degree (D Felony), Grand Larceny Fourth Degree (E Felony) and Scheme to Defraud First Degree (E Felony).
McBride is a contractor doing business as “Mr. and Mrs. Plumbing Service” based in Smallwood, NY. He is accused of defrauding customers by accepting money for work to be done at residences that was never started nor completed.
McBride was arrested at SP Liberty and arraigned before the Honorable Judge Kirk Orseck at the Town of Liberty Court. He was remanded to Sullivan County Jail with no bail. His next court date is scheduled for November 14, 2018 at 2:00 pm.
This investigation remains open. The public is encouraged to contact the state police in Liberty at 845-292-6600, if they have any information pertinent to this investigation.