Midland Man Pleads Guilty to Wire Fraud Charges

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND - A Midland man admits to stealing around $89,000 in an E-Bay scam.

34-year-old Timothy Wayne Finkle plead guilty to wire fraud.

He was part of a plot to steal money from customers on E-Bay.

Finkle admitted to placing items for sale, taking people's payments, and then never delivering the goods.

E-Bay and online payment site, Paypal reimbursed the more than 70 customers swindled by Finkle.

Finkle will be sentenced in September.