Five from Clovis arrested in statewide unlicensed contractor sting

FRESNO, Calif.

Investigators for the Contractor's State License Board posed as homeowners seeking bids for home improvements such as painting, electrical, plumbing, and several other possible home projects.

Several people arrested in the sting were sex offenders, or convicted felons and others had active arrest warrants. The Clovis arrests included people already wanted for drug possession, robbery, rape, and DUI

One of the men arrested, David Jose Torres, is a registered sex offender.

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