Published: Aug 02, 2013 5:30 PM EDT
Updated: Aug 02, 2013 5:47 PM EDT

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Charles D. Zammerilla, 46, was arrested for failing to complete a bathroom renovation he was hired for in the South Fort Myers area.

The Lee County Sheriff’s Office Economic Crimes Unit began investigating Zammerilla after they received a complaint from his victim who advised that he entered into contract for services and provide a deposit of $3,500.

During the investigation, it was found Zammerilla, started work on a bathroom remodel and removed bathroom walls and piping. He obtained an additional $10,423, for labor and materials and never returned back to the residence to complete the work. Furthermore, it was discovered Zammerilla had never applied for a permit and did not have a contractor’s license to conduct business in Lee County.

Zammerilla was charged for Grand Theft and Contracting without a License.