I have a problem that started July 25th 2014 I purchased an item from a business it is now 8 mo later he has my 400.00 and I still have nothing IF he decides to communicate I get excuses new shipping date. What is theft by deception and can this be considered it. I am probably going to have to file charges I live in Ohio he is in Fort Payne,Ala I ordered this after seeing his business in my quilt magazine I ended up notifying the magazine and a PBS quilting program he was on. I have followed him on facebook and he gives himself away by showing pictures of other "quilts" that he has made so he's had plenty of time. Now he threatening me because because I'm trying to"sabotage" him
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