Wayne County Man Enters Guilty Plea in Federal Court

A Wayne County man accused of accepting money for the sales of “tiny homes” that he did not have in his possession has pleaded guilty in federal court.

Timothy Kelley of Wayne County has entered a guilty plea to one count of Wire Fraud in Federal Court. He was originally charged with seven counts, however, six will be dismissed.

The plea is in connection to Kelley accepting payments to construct and deliver tiny homes to area residents which he never intended to through with.

He could be sentenced to as many as 20 years in prison and a fine of up to $250,000.