Local Contractor charged with Home Improvement Fraud

James Pollard Jr., 50, 413 Camille Drive, Patterson, LA was arrested July 11, 2018, at 4:06 pm on a warrant for home improvement fraud. A detective assigned to investigate a case of home improvement fraud found evidence that Pollard failed to complete a home improvement job he was paid to do. Pollard turned himself in at the St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office in Franklin. Pollard was transported to the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center for booking. Pollard was released on a $15,000 bond.