French indicted on state forgery charges

Posted by Shawn Maclauchlan

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - A high profile Richmond developer was indicted Monday on state forgery charges by a Richmond grand jury.

Justin French pled guilty last month to federal charges involving a tax credit scheme.

French will be sentenced in May and faces up to 30 years in prison.

As part of a deal with prosecutors, he's expected to plead guilty to the state charges in May.

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