U.S. Attorney Duane A. Evans announced today that on April 19, 2022 Michael J. Goll, age 46 and of Kentwood, pleaded guilty to wire fraud and filing false federal tax returns. Goll entered his guilty plea before U.S. District Judge Wendy B. Vitter. Judge Vitter scheduled Goll’s sentencing for July 26, 2022, at 1:30 p.m.
According to court documents, Goll defrauded the company he worked for of approximately $549,667.39. Additionally, Goll's false tax returns caused a tax loss to the United States of $188,694.00.