By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – A man accused of embezzling more than $1.2 million from a church in Upper St. Clair was sentenced in federal court.READ MORE: Eviction Moratorium Update: With CDC Extension Unlikely, What Will Happen To Renters?
Federal prosecutors say 52-year-old David Reiter is currently serving a state sentence of 5 to 10 years in prison.READ MORE: Whitehall Man Who Threatened To Attack CIA Pleads Guilty To Gun, Explosive Charges
He was sentenced in federal court to serve 30 months concurrently and was ordered to pay restitution of over $1.4 million to the IRS on charges of tax fraud.
Reiter worked as a business administrator at Westminster Presbyterian Church in Upper St. Clair, and from 2011 to 2018, federal prosecutors say he embezzled $1.2 million from the church.MORE NEWS: Pittsburgh Weather: Tornado Warnings Issued For Parts Of Westmoreland, Fayette, Somerset Counties
He’s also accused of failing to pay over employment taxes and filed false personal income tax returns.