|Dreams of Broadway fame for kids crushed in fraud by Ponte Vedra Beach author, feds say|
|News - St Augustine Area & St Johns County|
A Ponte Vedra Beach author has been indicted on charges of bilking parents in a scam offering to help get their kidsí writings turned into Broadway plays.
Other victims were promised contracts to provide services to the entertainment industry or tricked into purchasing sham annuities tied to the production of a movie based on the authorís writings, the indictment said. Victims lost nearly $450,000 over a five-year period, court records show.
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