“Madea” Actress Ion Overman Among 19 Named in $3M PPP Fraud Indictment

Actress Ion Overman, who starred in Madea Goes to Jail, is named in an indictment in Georgia, along with 18 other entertainers and CEOs who are accused of committing PPP fraud.

According to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, a man named Mark C. Mason Jr. is accused of being the “unindicted co-conspirator” of the scheme. Mason is accused of submitting fraudulent loan applications and helping others do the same for a 2-5% “success fee.”

Others named in the indictment include music producer Carlos “Clos” Stephens, who has worked with Master P and his son, Lil Romeo. Actor Dale Godboldo, who has appeared in The People Vs O.J. Simpson and Thor, was also named, along with Marvin Lewton, a media personality known as OG Shadi Powers.

Not much else is known aside from the U.S. Attorney’s Office in the Northern District of Georgia is handling these cases. So far, no statements have been released by those accused.

Source: Atlanta-Journal Constitution

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