A resident of the U.S. state of Florida has appropriated nearly $4 million that authorities have provided for payments to employees during a pandemic coronavirus COVID-19.
As reported by the Miami Herald and the stolen money, the entrepreneur has bought the new Lamborghini Huracan.
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In the framework of assistance to enterprises in the conditions of a pandemic coronavirus biznesmen has applied to state authorities for the allocation of $13.5 million.
According to the publication, the Bank approved the issuance of $3.9 million, which the man could not give, under the condition that the money will be spent on payment of wages to employees of his enterprise.
After the money arrived in the account, the man bought a new Lamborghini Huracan worth $318 thousand.
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In addition, the entrepreneur has started to spend the funds provided in expensive stores and hotels in Miami.
About the Scam became known, when a luxury car was in an accident. Arrived at the scene of the accident, the police seized the vehicle.
Authorities arrested the account of the man, which left $3.4 million to the swindler Now faces a prison sentence of up to 30 years and a fine of $1 million.
It is known that the U.S. Congress has allocated $350 billion to support the business (loans and grants) in the framework of the so-called Payroll Protection Program. Recently, the U.S. Congress decided to expand this program to another $320 billion.
Earlier, the U.S. Senate voted unanimously to provide $2 trillion fiscal assistance to local businesses and citizens. According to the draft law, citizens of the United States with annual revenues up to $75k will receive $1200 plus $500 for each child.