Crime Central

Jul 31, 2013 2:49 PM

Wedding Planner Arrested in New York State

CORPUS CHRISTI - A spokesperson for the Corpus Christi Police Department says wedding planner Justin Lee Olle was arrested in Amherst, New York and is awaiting extradition to Nueces County.

Lee is wanted for allegedly writing $8,400 in hot checks to POETS Restaurant for catering.

He's better known by the name of his now closed business 'Justin Lee Designs.' Investigators say 39 customers have come forward with complaints against Olle, claiming they paid him thousands of dollars for events that did not go as planned or never happened.

Lee told us back in May he would have refunds for all his customers within 24 hours, but customers never heard from him again.

The warrant for his arrest on a felony theft charge was just issued yesterday.

Police in New York tell us they were able to track Olle down to his job at a carpet business. Management there let officers know where he was staying.


Top Videos

1 2 3 4

Submit News

Do you have a tip, information about a breaking news story, or a story idea for 6 Investigates? Contact the KRIS 6 News Desk at 361-884-6666 or send us an email.

Most Popular

KRISTV.COM is Social!

Click the icons above to receive News, Weather, and Sports alerts from KRISTV.COM!


Contact Us
Send us your feedback. We want to hear from you!
Photo Central
Look at photos and videos and share them!
KRISTV.COM Mobile Website
Get on your mobile or PDA!
KRISTV.COM Mobile Apps
Get our mobile apps on your mobile or PDA!
Texas Lottery
See the latest winning numbers!
6 News Team
Read about your favorite KRIS-TV personalities!
FCC Online Public File
FCC Public File of Records, Reports, and more