Centreville official arrested for alleged embezzlement

CENTREVILLE — A Centreville public official was arrested by the St. Joseph County Sheriff’s Department Friday, March 5 on charges of embezzlement.

The official, whose name the Commercial-News will release upon arraignment later this month, was arrested at 1:15 p.m. Friday on two charges of embezzlement of $20,000 to $50,000. They were released on Saturday afternoon after posting bond.

Arraignment in the case in St. Joseph County 3B District Court is set for Thursday, March 25 at 8:15 a.m. Judge Jeffrey Middleton is expected to preside over the hearing.

Robert Tomlinson can be reached at 279-7488 ext. 23 or robert@threeriversnews.com.

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