North Shore Community News

Ex-Investment Adviser from Grand Marais Admits to Fraud Scheme

Michael Drilling of Grand Marais pleaded guilty Thursday to one count of securities fraud. In his plea agreement, Drilling admitted to creating a scheme to defraud his investment advisory clients. Prosecutors say through his company, Financial Advisory Partners LLC, Drilling defrauded several of his clients by stealing over $5.6 million of their investment funds.

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