AEA Fraud Trial

Ruiz and Liddle placed in different prison facilities

Two men sentenced to serve time for a $25 million kickback scheme involving money from AEA Federal Credit Union have been placed in different prison facilities. More>>

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Frank Ruiz began serving 2 year sentence Friday

YUMA, AZ - A local man who pleaded guilty to defrauding AEA Federal Credit Union has begun his prison sentence. Frank Ruiz turned himself in to the federal bureau of prisons this afternoon. More>>

Agreement reached before Liddle and Ruiz restitution hearing

PHOENIX, AZ - A restitution hearing will not take place Tuesday in Phoenix on how much a former AEA Credit Union loan officer will have to pay back. A clerk with the U.S. District Court in Phoenix confirms to KSWT that all parties have agreed to a deal but did not have details of the agreement. More>>

William Liddle Gets 15 Years In AEA Fraud Case

William Liddle has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for his role in the AEA fraud case. He will also serve an additional five years probation. Liddle will spend tonight behind bars as he was immediately taken into custody. More>>

AEA Fraud Trial Timeline

View the AEA Fraud Trial Timeline. Know the player, places and events that lead up to this trial. More>>

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