AC scammer arrested by Wichita County deputies

WICHITA FALLS (KFDX/KJTL) — The Wichita County Sheriff's Office has confirmed the arrest of a man who has reportedly scammed multiple Wichita Falls residents out of thousands of dollars for undelivered air conditioner repairs.

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Wichita County Sheriff David Duke has confirmed that John Dewayne Hennan, 39, was arrested at his heating and air conditioning business on F.M. 367 on Wednesday afternoon.

WCSO deputies surrounded Hennan's business for a welfare check and eventually called for an ambulance for a subject who was complaining of chest pain, which Sheriff Duke later confirmed was Hennan.

According to WFPD Sgt. Charlie Eipper, Hennan was wanted for theft of more than $2,500 but less than $30,000 by false pretenses, swindling, or a confidence game.

He has reportedly scammed multiple Wichita Falls residences out of thousands of dollars by promising HVAC work that was never completed.

This is a developing story. Stick with Texoma's Homepage for updates as more information becomes available.

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