Setting It Straight (3/16/10)

Erica Burdg was a licensed real estate agent working for American Security Financial in 2001 when she began helping a Newman couple search for a home.

The couple filed civil charges in 2005, claiming Burdg defrauded them of $350,000, then tried to evict them.

In 2008, Burdg was charged with felony forgery, grand theft and perjury. She did not work for PMZ Real Estate until 2007-08; her work there had nothing to do with the charges.

Incorrect information appeared in a story Saturday on Page A-1.

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