Prominent Raleigh businesswoman Carolyn Grant leaves the Terry Sanford Federal Building in Raleigh, N.C., on Friday May 3, 2013 after she was sentenced   to 6.5 years in prison for mail fraud in federal court. Grant also will face three years of supervised probation after her release. Grant pleaded guilty to one count of mail fraud last fall. Grant "misrepresented certain material facts to investors and prospective investors in her various business entities," her attorney, Woody Webb Sr., said at the time. Grant has admitted that some of the funds from investors were misspent, Webb said.
Prominent Raleigh businesswoman Carolyn Grant leaves the Terry Sanford Federal Building in Raleigh, N.C., on Friday May 3, 2013 after she was sentenced to 6.5 years in prison for mail fraud in federal court. Grant also will face three years of supervised probation after her release. Grant pleaded guilty to one count of mail fraud last fall. Grant "misrepresented certain material facts to investors and prospective investors in her various business entities," her attorney, Woody Webb Sr., said at the time. Grant has admitted that some of the funds from investors were misspent, Webb said. cliddy@newsobserver.com
Prominent Raleigh businesswoman Carolyn Grant leaves the Terry Sanford Federal Building in Raleigh, N.C., on Friday May 3, 2013 after she was sentenced to 6.5 years in prison for mail fraud in federal court. Grant also will face three years of supervised probation after her release. Grant pleaded guilty to one count of mail fraud last fall. Grant "misrepresented certain material facts to investors and prospective investors in her various business entities," her attorney, Woody Webb Sr., said at the time. Grant has admitted that some of the funds from investors were misspent, Webb said. cliddy@newsobserver.com