GRETNA – A woman alleges that due to false information, she was caused to be homeless for a period of time.
Yvonne Carter filed a complaint on Jan. 16 in the 24th Judicial District Court against Cypress Cove Apartments and Alvin Johnson.
According to the complaint, the plaintiff is seeking damages for an incident that took place in June 2017 when the plaintiff was seeking to buy a home. The plaintiff applied for a loan with FBT Mortgage and said she was approved but was waiting for paperwork from the defendant. The suit states the defendant sent documents that were both false and misleading, which caused the plaintiff to essentially be homeless for a period of time.
The defendant is accused of negligent and malicious behavior.
The plaintiff is seeking all reasonable sums due, attorney fees and court costs. The plaintiff is represented by Max Chotto of Gretna.
The case has been assigned to Division H Judge Glenn Ansardi.
The 24th Judicial District Court Case No. is 791286.