Contractor charged after bathroom remodel scam costs grandmother $28,487 life savings

Updated: Mar. 31, 2024, 3:36 p.m.| Published: Mar. 31, 2024, 8:00 a.m.

A contractor allegedly got his mother to notarize a document without the homeowner being present. That’s considered misconduct by the notary, and now both mother and son have been arrested for it. Katie Bloom |

By Justin Able |

SAGINAW, MI — Residents here in need of home window replacements can seek help starting next month via a Saginaw City Hall program.

The initiative represents the third and final stage of a $3.8 million housing rehabilitation program benefiting low-income residents. That first phases — which kicked off in December 2022 — provided furnace and roof rehabilitation and replacements to those in need.

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