ASHFORD, AL - On January 30, 2014, a citizen of Ashford, Alabama, reported to Ashford Police that he had been the victim of a home remodeling scam. The victim reported that he had employed an individual to perform remodeling at his residence. The victim then paid the individual a fee to begin the work. The job was started and a few days later the individual requested additional funds to purchase materials. The victim paid the requested funds. The individual left the job site, never returned and no materials were ever purchased.
On March 10, 2014, Ashford Police obtained an arrest warrant for William Ray Gee. Gee is 42 years of age and from Dothan, Alabama.
On March 12, 2014, Gee turned himself in to the Houston County Jail, where he was arrested for the offense of Theft of Property, First Degree. Gee will be held in the Houston County Jail, with a bond amount of $5,000.00.