This undated image provided by the Orange County Sheriff's Department shows Bruce Cole, the CEO of Mamtek U.S., a failed artificial sweetener company. Cole was charged Tuesday Sept. 18,

 

              This undated image provided by the Orange County Sheriff
This undated image provided by the Orange County Sheriff's Department shows Bruce Cole, the CEO of Mamtek U.S., a failed artificial sweetener company. Cole was charged Tuesday Sept. 18, 2012, with theft and securities fraud in Missouri for allegedly using bond revenues to avoid foreclosure on his Beverly Hills, Calif., home and failing to tell the truth about the company's troubled operations. (AP Photo/Orange County Sheriff)