What Shaw did was con people, many of them elderly, to invest millions of dollars in a phony real estate scheme. In fact, she used their money to buy warehouses full of Amway products in an effort to become a major distributor.
When the scheme collapsed in 2003 Target 8 Investigators broke the story. It led to a Montcalm County Sheriff’s investigation and the subsequent fraud charges.
One measly year! I tell you, we are definitely in the wrong business.