Tue August 23, 2011
Eastern and Central Kentucky

5th Suspect Guilty of Georgetown Scam

A fifth person has pleaded guilty to participating in a scam that robbed the Minova plant in Georgetown of hundreds of thousands of dollars. As part of a plea agreement, Anthony W. Moore pleaded guilty Friday to one count of conspiracy to commit mail fraud. Minova is an international company that produces chemicals and equipment for use in underground mining. The Georgetown plant is its North American headquarters.