Department of Children and Families’ Statewide Human Trafficking Prevention Director Kim Grabert,
Attorney General Pam Bondi, Governor Rick Scott, Department of Juvenile Justice Secretary Christy Daly,
Chief Financial Officer Jeff Atwater and Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam
Lee County Man Arrested Again Following MFCU Investigation
Attorney General Pam Bondi’s Medicaid Fraud Control Unit and the Lee County Sheriff’s Office announced the second arrest of Ryan Todd Powers, 40, for grand theft of a motor vehicle.
Last month, following a MFCU investigation, authorities arrested the Lee County man on two counts exploitation involving an elderly person. According to the investigation, Powers unlawfully obtained funds from an elderly relative suffering from physical limitations. In order to manage his relative’s affairs, Powers obtained a durable power of attorney on behalf of the victim. Using the power of attorney, Powers allegedly misappropriated the victim’s funds and property. More.