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UPDATE: Arrest warrant issued for contractor profiled on News 5 Investigates  

News 5 Investigates confirmed Monday that Michael Travis Huber has an active arrest warrant out of Chaffee County for harassment.

Despite Huber’s criminal record dating back more than two decades, he somehow managed to get on the web site HomeAdvisor, which claims to pre-screen and recommend reputable and licensed contractors.

A News 5 investigation found Huber has no valid contractors license and failed to pull proper permits for home renovation jobs.

Multiple customers throughout southern Colorado say they paid Huber for work which he started, but never finished.

One victim won a $7,500 judgement against Huber which she claims he hasn’t paid.

You can watch our original story here.

Previous coverage on HomeAdvisor:

November 2018: Despite negative reviews, HomeAdvisor maintains A- rating with the Better Business Bureau

May 2018: HomeAdvisor faces lawsuit over screening process for its ‘recommended’ list of contractors 

November 2017: HomeAdvisor may not screen contractors as it claims

Eric Ross

Eric Ross

Eric Ross is the chief investigative reporter/executive producer at News 5. If you have a story idea or news tip, please send an email to eross@KOAA.com or call 719-228-6275.
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