Sham Financing For 'Rebecca' On Broadway Lands Man In Cuffs

Law360, New York (October 15, 2012, 4:00 PM EDT) -- A consultant who allegedly tricked the producers of a Broadway musical and a Connecticut real estate company into believing he had secured millions in investment financing was arrested on Monday in frauds New York federal prosecutors called “stranger than fiction.”

Long Island businessman Mark Hotton, 46, was charged with defrauding producers of the Broadway show "Rebecca - The Musical" by allegedly swiping more than $60,000 in fees and commissions after convincing show producers he had won $4.5 million for the Broadway project from investors later found...
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