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A Weekly update on Calvin Leslie

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Calvin Leslie
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Calvin Leslie has done a bit of traveling lately, and not the good kind. Leslie, profiled in the August 21, 2008, issue of Las Vegas Weekly (“Homeless Shelter?”) for his C&L Property Management company, which found available single-family homes to “rent” to the homeless using county subsidies, is sitting in the Cobb County Jail in Marietta, Georgia, awaiting arraignment on various charges.

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According to records from the various agencies involved, Leslie was booked as a fugitive into the Clark County Detention Center on January 17, after a traffic stop revealed a warrant for his arrest from Georgia. He was extradited to the Fulton County Jail in Atlanta on January 24 on charges including theft by conversion, first-degree forgery and theft by deception. He was later transferred to the Cobb County Jail on February 17 for probation violation stemming from charges of financial identity fraud.

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