Defenders Debrief: Woman invests, loses nearly $400K in aviation engine venture

One of the early investors of Integrity Aviation, the company at the center of a federal lawsuit filed by investigators from the United States Securities and Exchange Commission, said she lost hundreds of thousands of dollars in the alleged Ponzi-scheme.
One of the early investors of Integrity Aviation, the company at the center of a federal lawsuit filed by investigators from the United States Securities and Exchange Commission, said she lost hundreds of thousands of dollars in the alleged Ponzi-scheme.

SAN ANTONIO – The Defenders’ Dillon Collier joins GMSA@9 to talk about his latest story, one about an investor who lost nearly $400K in aviation engine venture.

Susan Perez provided records showing she invested a total of $380,000 in the Boerne-based aviation asset business, using retirement funds left by her late husband, a San Antonio Fire Department captain who died following complications from routine surgery in 2011.

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‘I feel cheated, angry’: Woman invested nearly $400K in aviation engine venture, lost nearly all of it

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Emmy-award winning reporter Dillon Collier joined the KSAT 12 Defenders in 2016. Dillon's investigative stories air weeknights on the Nightbeat. He provides restaurant health reports for KSAT's "Behind the Kitchen Door." Dillon is a two-time Houston Press Club Journalist of the Year and a Texas Associated Press Broadcasters Reporter of the Year.