Illegal Home Liens Brings Hundreds of Charges

April 18, 2008 12:00:00 AM PDT
Madera County man faces more than one hundred felony counts for filing illegal property liens against Sacramento area homeowners.Investigators claim 41-year-old Jeff McCoon of Madera illegally put liens on people's homes based on old credit card debt.

Action News first told you about McCoon back in February. An exclusive investigation revealed McCoon was facing an additional 327 felony fraud and extortion counts in southern California.

Our investigation also revealed some here in Fresno County who claim McCoon illegally put liens on their property.

Back in February when we contacted McCoon; he denied any wrongdoing.