Nick Cannon Scammed Out of $15k; Told He Could Own the Heat

Nick Cannon

The con man who was going around stealing money from athletes and celebrities by saying he could get them partial ownership of the Heat has finally been arrested.

George French Jones has been charged with 11 felonies, including grand theft, obtaining money by false pretenses, and identity theft.

he disrespected Nick Cannon according to TMZJones got Warren Moon for $200k, but check out how .

Nick Cannon suddenly has something in common with 2 Super Bowl champs — they were all targeted for tens of thousands of dollars by an alleged scam artist who just got slapped with multiple felonies.

What’s interesting is how much cash he tried to lift from each victim: $50k from Woodson, and $25k from Green.

Clearly he didn’t think Nick’s pockets were as deep … because he only asked for, and ultimately got, $15k from Mariah’s husband.

If convicted Jones faces up to 30 years in prison.