Repairman Accused of Ripping off Customers
SCRANTON, Pa. -- The owner of an appliance repair business in Scranton is accused of ripping off his customers for hundreds of dollars. John Hyland from Hyland Appliance Service was charged with theft by deception by the state attorney general's office. A lawsuit filed by the attorney general's office alleges at least five victims gave Hyland a couple hundred dollars each to fix their appliances, but he allegedly kept the money and never finished the jobs.