This is a complex case involving many people. I have provided a list to help clarify things. Also, is a list of acronyms for frequently used names.
Mark Turner-The Real Victim
David Turner-my brother-related to state attorney Curtis Golden
Rick Hamilton-Pete’s General Manager-former Vice President-Deal Maker
Pete Moore-Stole My Internet Business-Civil suit pending
Barry Beroset-My Criminal Attorney-formerly Pete's Criminal Attorney-advised me to take a plea from the beginning-Remember Barry claimed Pete was not involved so he could take my case. Later Pete is involved as you will see.
John Beroset-Barry’s son-added later by Barry as my Criminal Attorney
Jim Chase-my civil attorney-Key Witness Blocked
Michael Guttman-Pete’s civil attorney
Greg Smith-my former civil attorney, now Pete’s civil attorney
Larry Matthews-Attorney representing Pete’s Insurance Company, Pete and Rick
Hope Lunsford (DMV Inspector)- Who is she really? Barney Fife with a bra. See Hyperlink: Hope Lunsford.pdf.htm
Richard Stone-Tax Collectors Office-No Significant Concern.
Roxanne Sawyer-Comptroller for Pete Moore. See Hyperlink: Roxanne Sawyer.doc
Michael Guttman-Pete’s civil attorney
Sarah Williams-BOP employee who told Mark to come pick up the check for account funds.
Mike Atkins-Forensic Accountant-Fair Guy Forensic Accountant Testimony.pdf.htm
Elizabeth Anthony-DMV Inspector-Above Hope Lunsford, mentioned again in Bruce Thompson’s acknowledgement
Bruce Thompson-Former DMV trainee from driver’s license division
Anthony Ramsey-Conspired and assisted in David Turner’s theft from Mark Turner-David’s son-in-law-1 of the 3 employees that went to Pete Moore
Jan Smith-BOP Employee
Robin Christensen-brother of Charles-conspired and committed theft against Hartford Insurance Company
Charles Christensen-Alleged Victim-conspired and committed theft against Hartford Insurance Company
Arthur Felix-Employed by AFC-wrote letter to State suggesting 90-year sentence for Mark. Mark has never met Mr. Felix.
Linda Joyner-Manheim Employee-Handled Automotive Finance for dealers-Great Witness for Defense
Philip Bates-BOP attorney that authorized bank to release funds to Mark Turner
Brian Samay-Former owner of Car Connection
Joe Zolnoski-Alleged Victim-charges dropped.
Lisa Zolnoski-Not Called-See deposition
Roger Teate-Former AFC employee
Stephen Jones-Georgia-former employee of Mark-civil and criminal witness
Charlie Pelezo-Defense Witness-Worked for Mark-1 of the 3 who went to work for Pete-Great Witness
David Turner-my brother
Scott Miller-Defense Witness-Built Mark’s 1st Website-Great Witness
Annette Crews-State Witness-Mark’s banker at Bank of Pensacola
Dary Lunchard-AGOP’s 1st CPA
Linda Willis-Mark’s former Secretary
Mike Evers-One of the many vendors Mark paid after Pete took possession of business.
Randall Sansom-David’s CPA-a great witness for us.
Marvin Beasley-CPA that appraised the business
Magdalyn Turner-Mark and David’s mother-Great Testimony
William Craig Cooper-Purchase car from AGOP/Car City Direct-paid and took delivery of car at Pete Moore
Johnny Douglas-Friend of Victim-See Testimony-Unbelievable prejudicial profiling and misconduct on the part of the Prosecutor.
Johnny Lee-Attended Trial-See Testimony-Unbelievable prejudicial profiling and misconduct on the part of the Prosecutor.
David Hammond – Internet Sales for Pete Moore
Pete Moore-Stole my internet business-civil suit pending
Witnesses Who Should Have Been Called
Mrs. Adams-landlord for 1st AGOP Car Lot Location on Van Pelt Lane, Pens, FL
Mr. and Mrs. Sindylek-landlord for AGOP location on 4416 “W” St. Pensacola, FL
Mike O’Daniel-Thrifty Car Sales Co-owner
Jimmy Smith-Thrifty Car Sales Co-owner
Brad - Thrifty Car Sales Co-owner
Mr. Gonzales-landlord for 4285 W. Navy Blvd. Also never met DT. I attained a License Rider for a 2nd location for AGOP
Chris Bailey-Former AGOP employee and 1 of the 3 Pete took over with the business
Jim Chase-Mark’s Civil Attorney-Testimony was Blocked by Prosecutor Russ Edgar
Mark Ciano-Former internet consigner for AGOP- C/O Northstar Automotive Pensacola Blvd, Pens, FL 32503
John Cobb-My CPA for AGOP
Darin Daganaux-Consigner to AGOP
Eric D. Stevenson-David's previous attorney- 919 North 12th Ave., Pens, FL 32501
David Lee Selllers-David's previous attorney- 919 North 12th Ave., Pens, FL 32501
Larry D. Keller-David's previous attorney- 201 East Government St. Pens, FL 32502
Polly Reno-DMV retired employee
France-DMV retired employee
Harry Buckles-DMV retired employee
Ruth Umberger-DMV retired employee
Debbie Edwards-Former AGOP Secretary-**Co. Credit Card*
Mike Edwards-Former Consigner at AGOP-Debbie’s husband-
Richard Fountain-Wholesaler out of Mobile that can verify I have done business as owner of AGOP with most dealerships in Mobile.
Pete Garrett-C/O Automotive Alternatives, Brewton, AL-Former Used Car Manager at Orville Beckford when David bought cars under his company Stateline Wholesale and I bought cars under my company AGOP. Subpoena Orville Beckford’s wholesale records involving Stateline Wholesale and AGOP to show we were 2 separate companies.
Sam Haginas-Manager of McConnell Automotive, Mobile, AL-Knows the whole deal.
Eddie Hicks-Former Manager of Treadwill Ford, Mobile, AL
Jones, Steve Pensacola, Fl-now deceased.
Linda Kehoe-David’s Girlfriend 20+ years-signer on his business checking account
Ray Kiker-David’s campfire buddy who was replaced by Pete Garret at Orville Beckford. Was told by David that the Levins were buying half the company.
Tom King-Consigner with AGOP-Knows I owned AGOP
Larry Kirby-Former GM McConnell Automotive Mobile, AL-Consigner with AGOP
Joe Lovetto-Consigner with AGOP-C/O McVay Motors-lent me funds if needed.
Gene Mann-Mechanic/Repair Vendor for AGOP**Account PIF after Close**-
Mike Scott-Consigner to AGOP -Former Owner Springhill Toyota Mobile, AL
Shane Scott-GM Lexus of Mobile AL-Knows I was a pioneer in internet car sales.
Alice Smith-Mark and David’s Sister
Joe Smith-Mark and David’s Cousin/Brother-in-law
Marco Stolfi-Consigner to AGOP-still works very close with PMC-knows that I was the pioneer and told Pete (see Pete's civil deposition) that I could do it like no other.
Jerry Turner-Mark and David’s Father-See YouTube-He witnessed David visiting most every day to the Smith house to drink beer instead of work. My parents often asked me how David was making a living. I did not find out about some of the loans David obtained until after all the depositions started. David robbed my parents of their retirement fund previously and they warned me about him. Because we did not operate out of the same checkbook, and he had a lot to lose by hurting me, I did not heed their warning.
Arby Van Slyke-My business attorney that helped me word my templates. 618 W. Garden St, Pens, FL 32502-helped write the script for the internet.
Jackie Abshire-Jackie Legal Assistant to G. Thomas Smith
David Hightower-Zolnoski Attorney-C/O Beggs and lane
Thomas G. Smith-My attorney that handled the Recission Agreement-Smith, Sauer & DeMaria 510 Zaragoza Pensacola, FL 32591
John Rickmon-Former AGOP employee-worked under AGOP dealer license as buyer
David Swanson C/O AutoMaxx 801 New Warrington Rd. Pens, FL 32507