Tami Sawyer, who pleaded guilty to bilking real estate investors of millions of dollars in Bend, was sentenced today in federal court to nine years in prison. Her husband, Kevin Sawyer, a former Bend Police captain, received 27 months for making false statements to a financial institution.
The terms comply with the maximum sought by government prosecutors. The pair was also ordered to pay $5.82 million in restitution to their victims.
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