Youth football coach charged with embezzlement


The former president of a youth football league in Virginia has been charged with embezzling $7,500 from the team's accounts.

The 46-year-old turned himself over to authorities and was charged with two felony warrants of embezzlement, the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office said in a news release.

The sheriff's office said league officials discovered irregularities in the financial records earlier this year. After an investigation conducted by the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office Financial Crimes Unit, it was determined the man wrote checks for personal expenditures from the league’s accounts in 2019 totaling approximately $7,500, the release said.

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