Investigators with the St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office are asking for the public’s assistance in locating a Sunset man wanted for home improvement fraud.
Nicholas Bradford, 35, (dba Gulf Coast Renovators), was last known to be residing in the 900 block of Chretien Point Road in Sunset, deputies say.
There are outstanding warrants out for him on the following charges:
1-Count-LA. R.S. 14:202-Contractors;Misapplication Of Payments Prohibited (Felony)
1-Count-LA. R.S. 14:202.1-Home Improvement Fraud (Felony)
LA. R.S. 14:75-Non-Support-Failure To Appear
Anyone knowing the whereabouts of Nicholas Bradford is asked to contact the St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office at (337) 394-3071 or by messaging the St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office Facebook page.
In order to prevent you from being a victim of contractor fraud, please exercise caution when you hire home repair personnel, deputies say. Check with the Better Business Bureau and don’t provide payment up front to avoid these types of situations. Ask friends and family for referrals so that you can know the status of the company or individual’s work quality and history.