Trio Face Burglary Charges Tied to Alleged Mortgage Fraud

LAS VEGAS -- Three men who are already in custody were indicted by a Clark County grand jury on charges of burglary related to an alleged mortgage fraud scheme.

It was disclosed Wednesday that Rodney Jackson Taylor, Ikechukwu Godwin Olekaibe and John Olekaibe each were charged with four counts of burglary and two counts of obtaining money, property, rent or labor by false pretenses.

Bail was set at $140,000 for both Taylor and Ikechukwu Olekaibe, who also face four counts each of offering a false instrument for filing or recording, two counts apiece of false representation concerning title, and one count each of multiple transactions involving fraud or deceit in the course of enterprise or occupation.

Bail was also set at $50,000 for John Olekaibe.

The companies they are alleged to be affiliated with include Genesis Gold LLC, Nine Pillars Trust, Genesis Gold Trust, Meadows Community Trust of Nevada and Wells Fargo Ventures.


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