ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – A FedEx employee who conned a man out of $300,000 pleaded guilty on Wednesday. Police say John Meister was working in Gallup when he asked a man to give him money to flip a home.
Meister says the man agreed to split the profits and continued to give him money for investment opportunities, but they never made a profit.
Meister pleaded guilty to racketeering, fraud and money laundering. He faces up to 13 years in prison.