For Immediate Release
April 13, 2012
Connie Stratton, Senior Assistant Attorney General
Consumer Protection & Antitrust Bureau
Attorney General Michael A. Delaney announced today that yesterday a Hillsborough County Superior Court Judge set bail in the amount of $150,000 cash only on Daniel Bishop.
Daniel Bishop was indicted by a Hillsborough County Grand Jury in November of 2006. The indictment alleges that Daniel Bishop committed the crime of Theft pursuant to one scheme or course of conduct by entering into contracts for contracting or stone masonry work, taking deposits from consumers, failing to provide the promised services, and failing to return the deposits. Daniel Bishop used several different business names, including Bishop Construction, An Accurate Estimate, and Dan the Stone Man Masonry.
In 2006, Daniel Bishop failed to appear for his arraignment on the theft charge and a capias was issued for his arrest. Since 2006, the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Department worked diligently to try and locate Daniel Bishop, who was tracked to several different states and who used multiple aliases, dates of birth and social security numbers. Daniel Bishop was arrested in Pennsylvania on March 20, 2012 and waived extradition to New Hampshire.
Attorney General Delaney said, "I commend the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Department for its diligence in locating Daniel Bishop."
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