A man convicted in September of more than a dozen felony counts stemming from a complicated scam at San Francisco's One Rincon Hill luxury residential tower was sentenced today to 20 years in state prison.
Jay Shah, 48, who was convicted along with co-defendant Winston Lum, was ordered this morning by San Francisco Superior Court Judge Charlene Kieselbach to serve the 20-year term and pay a fine of $14.1 million -- twice the amount taken in the scam. Read More
The Dark Prince’s elusive co-conspirator has been brought out of the shadows.
Two weeks ago, high-rolling 48-year-old Jay Shah vanished before his guilty verdict was handed down in a big-bucks San Francisco real estate scam trial that involved Kaushal Niroula, the con man famously known as the Dark Prince. Read More