New Bern man accused in HVAC repair scam

CRAVEN COUNTY, NC (WITN) - A New Bern man is facing multiple charges after deputies say he never did repair work on air conditioning units, as promised.

Aaron Sutton, 30, is facing multiple counts of obtaining property by false pretense, and felony exploit disabled/elder trust.

Craven County deputies say he took money from residents for heating and air conditioning work, but never did the job. The man is also accused of charging people for repair parts and never doing the work.

Trent Woods police are also investigating several cases involving Sutton, while deputies say they are continuing to investigate additional victims.

Anyone who believes they may be a victim should call the Craven County Sheriff's Office at 252-636-6647 or the Trent Woods Police Department.