FBI takes over investigation into US brewing equipment manufacturer

18th January, 2018 by Phoebe French

The FBI has taken over an investigation into a manufacturer of brewing equipment that is accused of defrauding craft breweries across the US out of tens of thousands of dollars.

SysTech Stainless Works and its founders Jason and Amanda Spurrell have been accused of defrauding clients who had paid deposits for new brewing systems which they never received.

Craft breweries located in different US states have said that they received either defective equipment, or no equipment at all, after sending deposits amounting to tens of thousands of dollars to the company, based in Canton, Ohio.

In September 2017, the company went bust and told customers that it could not return their deposits.

The Ohio Attorney General’s Office has been investigating the case and called in Ohio’s Bureau of….

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