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Feds Seize Assets, Cash From Woman Accused In $15M Embezzlement Scheme
Sources: Tax Evasion Investigation Began After Feds Spotted Mansion From SkyThere’s a bizarre twist in a massive, local tax evasion scheme investigation, which is being described as one of the biggest ever.
Sources: Federal Agents Seize Computers, Documents From Home Of Embezzlement SuspectNew details are emerging about what could be the biggest embezzlement case in Pennsylvania history, nearly $15 million is missing from a local company.
Former Treasury Specialist Accused Of Embezzling $15M From CompanyLocal authorities are investigating what could end up being the biggest embezzlement case in Pennsylvania’s history.
Man Convicted Of Smuggling Meth In Religious Art Headed To PrisonA Mexican citizen who had been living in Pittsburgh’s Oakland neighborhood is headed to jail after being convicted of smuggling meth in the frames of religious artwork.
Pa. Cyber School Founder Files Motion To Have Charges Thrown OutHe created an empire -- a revolution in cyber education. But federal prosecutors say instead of serving cyber students, Nick Trombetta siphoned off $8 million in taxpayer dollars to fund his own lavish lifestyle.
Man Charged With Smuggling Meth In Frames Of Religious ArtFederal agents say they’ve uncovered a scheme in which meth was hidden in the frames of religious art and shipped to Pittsburgh from Mexico, according to an affidavit filed in court.
Former Steelers Doctor To Stand TrialThere are new details about the federal indictment of a former team doctor for the Pittsburgh Steelers. Dr. Richard Rydze is accused of prescribing steroids and other drugs for bogus reasons.