York County man charged with bankruptcy fraud | USAO-MDPA

HARRISBURG – The United States Attorney’s Office for the Central District of Pennsylvania today announced that Christopher Gambrill, 44, of Windsor, Pa., Has been indicted by a federal grand jury for concealing assets during the bankruptcy proceedings.

According to Acting United States Attorney Bruce D. Brandler, the indictment alleges that while Gambrill was a party to bankruptcy proceedings from December 2016 to September 2017, he fraudulently concealed an inheritance of $ 125,000 the bankruptcy trustee and creditors.

The matter was investigated by the Federal Bureau of Investigation. Assistant United States Attorney Carlo D. Marchioli is continuing the case.

The indictments are just allegations. All those charged are presumed innocent until found guilty by a court.

A sentence for a guilty verdict is imposed by the judge after reviewing applicable federal sentencing laws and federal sentencing guidelines.

The maximum penalty under federal law for this offense is five years imprisonment, a period of supervised release after imprisonment, and a fine. Under the Federal Sentencing Guidelines, the judge is also required to consider and weigh a number of factors, including the nature, circumstances and seriousness of the offense; the history and characteristics of the defendant; and the need to punish the defendant, protect the public, and provide for the educational, professional and medical needs of the defendant. For these reasons, the maximum sentence prescribed by law for the offense is not an accurate indicator of the potential sentence for a specific defendant.

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