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Local contractor arrested for misapplying funds
Harlan Cooper, 50, of Benton, was hired to remodel a house in September 2013. The victims say they paid Cooper $79,165, but subcontractors say he didn’t use the money to pay them. They dispute Cooper’s claim that they’ve already been paid for work and materials provided, said Caddo Sheriff’s Detective Frank Edmondson.
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