CLARENCE, N.Y. — A contractor from Buffalo is facing charges accused of taking money from a client and not doing the work.
New York State Police out of Clarence have charged Gregory G. Guzek, 43, with Grand Larceny in the 3rd Degree.
Troopers say Guzek, whose business is called 'Triple G Painting & Restoration', allegedly accepted $18,000 in July 2022 from a customer in the Town of Clarence in exchange for contracting services.
This investigation determined that Guzek accepted $18,000 from an individual in the town of Clarence in exchange for agreed upon contracting services. Troopers say the victim made several attempts to contact Guzek, but the work was never started.
Investigators believe other people may also have entered into contracts and are asking anyone with information regarding this contractor or have been a victim of a contractor scam please contact State Police at (585) 344-6200.