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Deputies arrest Lancaster Co. man wanted on breach of trust violations

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Harvey Paul Laney (Lancaster County Sheriff's Office) Harvey Paul Laney (Lancaster County Sheriff's Office)
LANCASTER, SC (WBTV) -

The Lancaster County Sheriff's Office says they have arrested Harvey Paul Laney, 43, of Lancaster. 

Laney has been charged with three counts of breach of trust over $2,000 and additional cases are being investigated, according to the news release from the Lancaster County Sheriff's Office. 

Investigators that Laney markets himself as the owner of Carolina Roofing which is listed in the yellow pages. 

Over the last month Laney has on at least three occasions been contacted by a prospective client and asked to provide a quote to do home repairs or improvements. 

After providing a quote and agreeing on the price, Laney was then paid a percentage of the cost upfront by the victim. 

Laney then intentionally failed to return to do the work and had not been heard from since. 

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