Wednesday, February 11, 2009
Update On Aide To Congressman Shays Embezzlement Case
According to documents filed with the Federal Elections Commission, Michael I. Sohn, 34, of Fairfield, Connecticut and the former aide to former congressman Christopher Shays, is accused of embezzling at least $190,000 from campaign coffers. The documents alleged that Sohn took $83,000 in campaign checks, $70,000 withdrawn from ATMs, $16,000 in payroll funds, $11,000 in cell phone charges and $11,000 in other unapproved spending. A grand jury has been convened to investigate the allegations.
Read the story here.