Charlotte County man accused of filing fraudulent insurance claim

 Tuesday, February 1, 2011

A Charlotte County man has been arrested, accused of filing a fraudulent insurance claim. Charlotte County Sheriff’s detectives arrested Peter Charles Falkenstern, 47, of the Cleveland community east of Punta Gorda, on a fraudulent insurance claim for $100,000 on a reported stolen dump truck from 4450 Duncan Rd. The truck was owned by Thomas Louis Fappiano and his partners Peter and Jannis Falkenstern. The theft occurred at Jan’s Outside Storage owned by the Falkensterns.
PropertySpecial Investigations