Monday, December 13, 2010
Former Indiana State Trooper Accused Of Embezzling More Than $90K
Dallard Tackett, 59, of Nappanee, Indiana, has been accused of embezzling more than $90,000 from the Indiana State Police where he had served as a State Trooper. According to a probable cause affidavit filed in the criminal case against him, Tackett is alleged to have taken more than 28 checks intended for the state police, endorsing them to himself and depositing them into accounts he controlled. Authorities allege that Tackett used the stolen monies to pay for personal expenses, such as his mortgage car loan, credit card bills, utilities and other personal bills.