The Madoff of the Ozarks didn't scam thousands of sophisticates. He didn't steal billions of dollars. Yet by defrauding innocents like the military widow who had entrusted to him the death benefit she received from her deceased soldier-husband, killed in Iraq, Lee Charles Johnson, 42, of Little Rock, has earned a special place among fraudsters.
According to the U.S. Attorney's office in Little Rock, Johnson, posing as a financial advisor, defrauded some 46 investors of $734,846. He has pleaded...Full Story