PUTNAM COUNTY, N.Y. -- Michael Klein, the former treasurer of the Mahopac Fire Department, was sentenced to 77 months (more than six years) in prison Wednesday for embezzling more than $5.7 million from the department and failing to report the income to the IRS. Click here to read the story.
Some others top stories of the week include (Click on the link to read the entire story):
- A 47-year-old Pawling man and former employee has been charged with stealing more than $250,000 from a cemetery in Carmel, state police announced Thursday morning following a months-long investigation.
- Gary Chadwick, the principal of Fulmar Road Elementary School in Mahopac, definitely keeps his promises.
- A Carmel man was arrested and charged Tuesday night after a collision in front of the Mohegan Diner.
- Kent Police are warning residents to be aware of two scams the department is receiving complaints about including driveway paving ripoffs and callers soliciting donations for the police department.