BENTON – The mortgage on a
Jackson County property is allegedly in default.
The United States of America, through the Rural
Housing Service or successor agency, the United States Department of
Agriculture, filed a suit Feb. 16 against Shane Charles Hassler, the city of
Carbondale and Capital One Bank (USA) N.A. in the U.S. District Court for the
Southern District of Illinois, alleging failure to pay off a mortgage.
According to the suit, the plaintiff allowed the
defendant to mortgage the property located at 405 N. Smith in Carbondale. The
suit states that the defendant was required to make regular payments on the
mortgage, but failed to do so and is now indebted to the plaintiff for a total
balance of $128,291.09, which includes interest and fees.
The defendant is accused of failing to pay off
The plaintiff is seeking judgment for sale and
foreclosure of the property, attorneys' fees and court costs.
The plaintiff is
represented by Donald S. Boyce and Gerald M. Burke of the States
Attorney's Office in Fairview Heights.
U.S. District Court for the Southern District
of Illinois case number 3:17-cv-00164