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      Contractor wanted by Ohio Attorney General's Office could be in Myrtle Beach

      Glenn Goddard, who also goes by Steve Thomas, is being investigated and sought by law enforcement for shoddy countract work and may be in Myrtle Beach.

      A contractor, with two outstanding arrests for theft and an outstanding judgement with the Ohio Attorney General's Office, may be selling hot tubs in Myrtle Beach, according to the Delaware County Sheriff's Office.

      Since originally posting this story, we have had a number of reports of Glenn Goddard being seen in the area.

      Glenn Goddard, who also goes by Steve Thomas, has been the focus of an investigation by our sister station in Columbus, Ohio, WSYX.

      Officials in Delaware County says Goddard has ripped off consumers there by taking hefty down payments for home improvement jobs he doesn't finish or, in some cases, even start.

      There's a warrant for his arrest on theft charges in Franklin County.

      People who say they're victims of Goddard started a Facebook page to find him.

      In March, Ohio State Attorney General Mike Dewine's office slapped Goddard and his business, Bee Improvements, with a lawsuit claiming Goddard cheated several of his customers out of thousands of dollars in money collected on jobs his company either didn't finish or start.

      A contractor, with two outstanding arrests for theft and an outstanding judgement with the Ohio Attorney General's Office, may be selling hot tubs in Myrtle Beach, according to the Delaware County Sheriff's Office.

      Goddard failed to respond to the lawsuit so Dewine's office filed a motion for default judgment.

      WSYX also learned that Goddard ran the same scheme in Kentucky between 2004 and 2006.

      Court records there show Goddard was arrested more than once for theft by deception; taking money for home improvement jobs he either didn't start of finish.

      Goddard hasn't been spotted in the Franklin County or Delaware County areas since February 2013, but Dewine is confident his office will catch up Goddard sooner rather than later.

      If you've seen Goddard, call the contact the Delaware County Sheriff Office at 740-833-2890.