The star that played the Red Power Ranger in the “Mighty Morphin Power Rangers” movies and also tv collection has actually been billed with cord fraudulence conspiracy theory associating with the COVID-19 Income Security Program
PLANO, Texas– The star that played Red Power Ranger in the “Mighty Morphin Power Rangers” movies and also tv collection has actually been billed with cord fraudulence conspiracy theory associating with the government Income Security Program, authorities claimed.
Jason Lawrence Geiger, 47, of McKinney, Texas, is just one of 19 accuseds called in a government charge, the FBI claimed. Performing under the name Austin St. John, Geiger played Jason Lee Scott, the Red Power Ranger.
Geiger was jailed Tuesday and also stayed jailed pending a Monday apprehension hearing prior to a government magistrate in the Dallas residential area of Plano, according to court records. He begged blameless to the solitary matter versus him and also “plans to intensely protect himself versus this accusation,” claimed his lawyer, David Klaudt of Dallas.
The Pay-roll Security Program belonged to the CARES Act made to supply emergency situation monetary help to countless Americans that were experiencing the financial results brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic.
In a declaration released Thursday, government district attorneys claimed the 19 accuseds made illegal applications for pay-roll security advantages throughout the pandemic lockdown and also made use of the earnings for individual acquisitions and also expenses. In all, the accuseds were implicated of getting at the very least 16 finances worth at the very least $3.5 million.
If founded guilty, each can be punished to as much as twenty years in government jail.