N.J. carpet cleaner Anthony DeBolt has been charged with conspiring to commit a wire fraud scheme that led to the arrest of more than 100 people, authorities said.
DeBolt was arrested in a hotel room in New Jersey, where he allegedly arranged for a company to install carpet insulation for a rental property in New York City, according to the federal indictment unsealed Wednesday.
The charges stem from a two-year investigation that uncovered wire fraud schemes and other criminal activity involving DeBolts associates and other defendants.
DeBeoBolt, a former employee of a company that provides insulation to apartments, was a former client of the company, the Justice Department said in a statement.
Federal authorities said they have obtained a warrant for DeBotts arrest.
DeBolaT he defendant has been indicted by a grand jury and charged with a conspiracy to defraud the United States.
He faces up to 20 years in prison if convicted.
DeBeobert is a licensed carpet cleaner in New Rochelle, New York, the New York State Department of Taxation and Finance said in the release.