Fargo man sentenced to eight years in prison for bilking investors
FARGO - A judge ordered a Fargo man to spend eight years in prison after pleading guilty today to seven felonies.
Larry Atkins, 65, faced charges stemming from accusations he stole more than $3 million from investors.
He faced 77 Class B felonies, including charges of engaging in fraudulent practices, selling unregistered securities and transacting business as an unregistered agent.
Atkins made his appearance at a hearing this afternoon in Cass County District Court.
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