Ex-NFL Star Accused Of Running Mortgage Fraud With Mom

Law360, New York (October 16, 2013, 6:12 PM EDT) -- Former Pro Bowl wide receiver Irving Fryar was indicted Wednesday over an alleged mortgage scam, with New Jersey authorities claiming he conspired with his mother to steal more than $690,000 through fraudulently obtained home equity loans.

Acting Attorney General John J. Hoffman says 51-year-old Fryar, a Springfield, N.J., resident who played for the New England Patriots and Philadelphia Eagles, and 72-year-old Allene McGhee schemed to take out five loans during a six-day period in December 2009, each time using her home in Willingboro as collateral. The...
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