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Charlie LeDuff's Deadbeat of the Week: Emmett Moten

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DETROIT (WJBK) -

Emmett Moten owns the Hotel Fort Shelby in Detroit.

He owes $170,000 in back property taxes.

His company received a $3.5 million, HUD-backed loan to renovate the hotel.  Almost four years later, the loan has not been paid back.

Moten is the head of a Detroit Mayor Dave Bing political action committee.

He has until Monday at 5 p.m. to pay at least $65,000 of the back property tax or the Wayne County Treasurer's Office will foreclose on the hotel.

Play the video to get the full report from Fox 2's Charlie LeDuff in his first installment of "Deadbeat of the Week."

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