Calif. Man Pleads Guilty to Auto Fraud

August 18, 2003

Brian Wynn Stevens, 34, of Helendale, Calif., pled guilty to one count of insurance fraud stemming from an auto accident that occurred while he was reportedly uninsured, according to an investigation by the CDI. He was sentenced to 15 days in county jail, three years probation and a $150 fine. Stevens surrendered to authorities on June 13 and was booked into the Placer County Jail.

According to CDI Fraud investigators, on March 10, 2003, Stevens reportedly was involved in a motor vehicle accident while uninsured. Later that day, Stevens allegedly purchased insurance online through Esur-ance. On March 11, Stevens stated in a recorded statement that he purchased the policy prior to the accident. He later admitted to investigators during an interview that he had purchased the policy after the accident.

Was this article valuable?

Here are more articles you may enjoy.