On Tuesday, Koster announced 17
criminal charges against a
Koster says luckily Edge Motors owner Terry Morrow Jr. is not the sharpest tool in the shed.
"How he thought he was ever going to get away with this scam is unclear to me, but he did it to at least 44 people on the Kansas City area."
Koster says Morrow was able to get more than $1 million in loans before finance companies began catching on to his scheme.
"An alert consumer called up his or her credit report, and saw this fake loan on there and then it just blew up from there. Frankly, we don't know if we've identified everyone as yet."
Morrow's currently under arrest in Illinois, but will face charges in Missouri.