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Church Point man wanted for home improvement fraud turns self in

Posted: 2:20 PM, Apr 23, 2019
Updated: 2019-04-23 15:20:33-04

The Church Point man wanted for home improvement fraud has turned himself in, according to police.

Milan Gala
Milan Gala
Courtesy APSO

Police says 42-year-old Milan M. Gala turned himself in to the Acadia Parish jail just before noon on Tuesday.

Gala is accused of taking money from a resident and promising to build a fence. That fence work was never done. Police say that Gala was operating as Acadiana A1 Fence Company at the time of the fraud.

Police say Gala is believed to have committed similar crimes in other parishes.

He was arrested and booked on a charge of felony home improvement fraud.