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The Eastern District of New York Courthouse, where Marc Henry Menard is facing charges for allegedly defrauding more than 50 individuals, primarily from the Haitian-American community, out of at least $1.65 million in a Ponzi scheme. Eagle file photo by Rob Abruzzese

Brooklyn man accused of Ponzi scheme targeting Haitian American community

June 14 | Robert Abruzzese, Courthouse Editor

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has charged Marc Henry Menard with defrauding over fifty individuals, mainly from the Haitian-American community, out of at least $1.65 million. The SEC’s complaint, filed in the Eastern District of New York, describes a scheme from July 2021 to September 2023. Menard allegedly solicited investments by falsely claiming past […]

Saint Ann’s School teacher arrested in sexual image probe in Brooklyn Heights

June 14 | Brooklyn Eagle Staff

BROOKLYN HEIGHTS — POLICE ARRESTED A MATH TEACHER at the prestigious Saint Ann’s School in front of students Thursday, June 6, during an investigation into sexualized images shared through social media, the Daily Beast reported Friday. The Beast said that Winston Nguyen, a former Jeopardy! contestant charged in 2017 with “siphoning a large sum from […]