WKYT | Lexington, Kentucky | News

State Theft Charges Are Dropped So Women Can Face Federal Charges

State theft charges are dismissed against a former Johnson County school finance officer and her assistant.

Officials say the state charges were dismissed so they can face charges in federal court.

Peggy Vanhoose and Shelby Coleman were charged with 26 counts of theft.

Investigators say they wrote paycheck's to Vanhoose's son while he was in jail.

A federal grand jury has already indicted the two women.


WKYT

2851 Winchester Rd. Lexington, Ky 40509 859-299-0411 - switchboard 859-299-2727 - newsroom
Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 7583992 - wkyt.com/a?a=7583992
Gray Television, Inc.