(KMOV.com) -- A Boeing sub-contractor has pled guilty to wire fraud involving Boeing military aircraft parts contracts.
William Boozer,59, of Hacienda Heights, Ca. pleaded guilty to wire fraud in connection with a bribery/kickback scheme involving Boeing military aircraft parts during November 2009 through February 2013.
Boozer, owner and operator of Globe Dynamics, directed the day to day operations of the company, including the submission of contract bids. Globe Dynamics was a sub-contractor to Boeing on numerous United States government contracts.
According to Boozer’s plea agreement, between November 2009 and February 2013, Boozer requested the Procurement Officer for Boeing, Deon Anderson, provide him with non-public competitor bid information and historical price information in connection with Boeing military aircraft part purchase order requests for quotes.
Anderson gave the information to Boozer to be used in preparing and submitting bids on behalf of Globe Dynamics in response to approximately sixteen different Boeing requests for quotes relative to those various purchase orders, in exchange for cash payments.
Of the sixteen bids, Globe Dynamics was awarded seven purchase orders to supply United States military aircraft parts to Boeing totaling in excess of $1.5 million. The net benefit to Globe Dynamics on those seven purchase orders was approximately $116,339
Sentencing has been set for August 15, 2014.
Deon Anderson of St. Louis, Jeffrey Lavelle of Mukilteo, Wa. And Robert Diaz, Jr. of Alta Loma, Ca.were also indicted on related charges and are facing trial