Tagged: first arkansas bank & trust

Victim: John Rogers’ Promises ‘All Lies’

by George Waldon 10/31/2016 12:00 am

The sweeping criminal charge against John Rogers is sprinkled with details on some schemes of the alleged serial fraudster while overlooking others.

Kim Crook, First Arkansas Bank & Trust (Large Bank CFO of the Year Finalist)

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/24/2016 12:00 am

In a telephone discussion of Kim Crook’s 27 years at First Arkansas Bank & Trust, she said she had been the financial institution’s CFO for about 15 years. But it turns out time does fly when you’re having fun: She emailed a few minutes later to say it had actually been 20 years.

U.S. Attorney in Chicago Charges John Rogers for Fraud

by George Waldon 9/12/2016 1:24 pm

The U.S. Attorney in Chicago leveled long-expected fraud charges against John Rogers, the former owner of Sports Card Plus and Rogers Photo Archive of North Little Rock.

Facebook Page Offers Peek Into John Rogers’ Thinking

by George Waldon 5/16/2016 12:00 am

Even the conservative assessment by a court-appointed receiver proved to be overly optimistic regarding the insolvent business interests of John Rogers, whose Facebook page recently offered up what read almost like a confession.

Rickerby Collection Part of John Rogers Battle

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/28/2016 12:00 am

The battle over the bones of the insolvent John Rogers photo archives continues to narrow down to specific assets.

Tammy Tompkins New Mortgage Manager at First Arkansas Bank & Trust (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/14/2016 12:00 am

Tammy Tompkins has been hired as manager of the mortgage department of First Arkansas Bank & Trust of Jacksonville. A graduate of the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, Tompkins worked in commercial property management in New Orleans and Dallas. After moving back to Arkansas in 2003, she has worked in real estate sales, construction and development.

Auctioneer Punished for Tipping Off John Rogers

by George Waldon 2/22/2016 12:00 am

Doug Allen, a partner with John Rogers in Legendary Auctions, received a stiffer sentence for fraud and other charges because of a March 2014 conversation with Rogers, who was wearing a wire for federal investigators.

Judge Approves Sale of John Rogers Photos

by George Waldon 1/25/2016 12:00 am

One of the historic treasures of early 20th century major league baseball is headed toward the auction block, but conflicting claims on the famed Conlon Collection still await courtroom resolution.

Judge Sets $50,000 Bond for John Rogers

by George Waldon 12/8/2015 12:00 pm

The conditions for the jail release of alleged serial fraudster John Rogers were set this morning at a bond hearing in North Little Rock District Court.

Bank Wants Back John Rogers SUV Sold for $100

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/26/2015 12:00 am

On paper, someone got an automotive bargain at a public auction two months ago. However, a high bid of $100 for an SUV once owned by alleged serial fraudster John Rogers is now in controversy.

Rogers Archive Receiver to Gather Final Pieces of Conlon Collection

by George Waldon 10/21/2015 10:31 am

An agreement has been reached to reunite the famed Conlon Collection of major league baseball images from the early 20th Century.

Angelica Rogers Hit With $15.6M Consent Judgment

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/12/2015 12:00 am

The judgment is linked with her personal guaranty on four loans that had a total delinquent balance of $14.2 million back in November when the bank filed suit.

Legal Fallout Facing John Rogers Mounts

by George Waldon 9/28/2015 12:00 am

A new lawsuit, an expanded fraud complaint, a default judgment and a contempt hearing have added to the legal tapestry woven around North Little Rock businessman John Rogers.

Hard Drives Not His To Take, Receiver Says About John Rogers

by Arkansas Business Staff 8/31/2015 12:00 am

Perhaps you heard the security protocol recently was revamped at the Sports Cards Plus complex in North Little Rock. The change in who has access and how they gain access followed an “unlawful” visit just before midnight on Saturday, Aug. 22, by alleged serial fraudster John Rogers, former owner of the business.

John Rogers to be Released Today

by George Waldon 7/24/2015 12:07 pm

John Rogers will be released from the Pulaski County Regional Detention Facility today after agreeing to cooperate with First Arkansas Bank & Trust of Jacksonville.

Found in Contempt of Court, John Rogers Arrested

by George Waldon 7/23/2015 7:52 am

Alleged serial fraudster John Rogers was arrested last night at the Fox & Hound sports tavern in North Little Rock.

Snapshot: A Guide to John Rogers' Legal Problems

by George Waldon 7/6/2015 12:00 am

After federal agents came calling at his business and home on Jan. 28, 2014, John Rogers lost control of his chaotic financial world. The known claims against the photo and sports memorabilia dealer total more than $45 million, not counting $49 million in requested punitive damages.

Bank Documents Illuminate John Rogers’ Dealings

by George Waldon 7/6/2015 12:00 am

Bank of Little Rock’s position among creditors battered by the financial wheeling and dealing of John Rogers is uncertain. But the $203 million-asset lender was first in line to accuse Rogers of fraud among the growing crowd of litigants pursuing him in Pulaski County Circuit Court.

FABT Turns Eye on Angelica Rogers In Search of John Rogers Assets

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/15/2015 12:00 am

Angelica Rogers, the former wife of alleged fraudster John Rogers, is now on the firing line of collection efforts by First Arkansas Bank & Trust

Update: Judge Issues Arrest Warrant for John Rogers

by George Waldon 6/8/2015 12:00 am

The North Little Rock businessman is in contempt of court for failing to respond to discovery requests in a civil case brought by First Arkansas Bank & Trust of Jacksonville.