Geiger is one of 19 individuals named in a federal indictment accusing the defendants of registering and using sham, non-operational businesses, or in other instances existing businesses, under which they could submit PPP loan applications.
The indictment alleges that on June 17, 2020, Geiger received a loan for a business titled “성. John Enterprises,” which was funded approximately $ 225,754.
“The defendants used the PPP funds for unauthorized personal purposes, including cash withdrawals, gold and silver purchases, luxury jewelry items, and vehicles,” 기소는 말했다.
According to a release from the US Attorney’s Office, 18 의 19 defendants have either been arrested or summoned for appearance before a federal magistrate judge.
The FBI Dallas Division told CNN Geiger was arrested at a residence in McKinney, TX on Tuesday. Geiger was arraigned on Wednesday and will next appear in court on May 24, 법원 기록에 따르면.
“All defendants are presumed innocent and Mr. Geiger intends to vigorously defend himself against this allegation,” Geiger’s attorney, David Klaudt, 성명에서 말했다.
Geiger appeared in the “Mighty Morphin Power Rangers,” 에서 방영된 1993 – 1999, as well as several spin-off projects.