Bruce Cole was charged Tuesday with theft and securities fraud in Missouri for using bond revenues to avoid foreclosure on his Beverly Hills, Calif., home and for failing to tell the truth about the company’s troubled operations. By Belo Content KMOV
By Belo Content KMOV
MOBERLY, Mo. -- The former CEO of a failed artificial sweetener facility in Moberly has waived his right to a preliminary hearing on charges of theft and securities fraud.
Bruce Cole appeared in court Thursday as his attorney announced an agreement with prosecutors to forego the preliminary hearing.