Leary Charged With 17 Felony Counts

By Scott Sarvay

June 18, 2010 Updated Mar 29, 2010 at 1:37 PM EST

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Indiana's NewsCenter) - Former IU basketball standout Todd Leary will stand trial this summer for his role in a mortgage fraud scheme.

Leary is charged with 17 felony counts, including conspiracy, theft and corrupt business influence.

Even though Allen County Deputy Prosecutor Mike McAlexander was a victim of a mortgage fraud scheme involving one of Leary's associates. A judge has ruled there will not be a special prosecutor in Leary's case.

He's now scheduled to stand trial on July 20th.

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