5/19/2014 8:29 AM
LEWISBURG, W.Va. (AP) - An accountant
in Greenbrier County faces charges of embezzling more than $800,000 from a
County prosecutor Patrick I. Via tells
media outlets that Jeffrey E. Lewis of Renick is accused of taking the money
from a trust created to benefit 73-year-old John Dawkins. Lewis was the trustee
of the trust.
Lewis is charged with financial
exploitation of an elderly person and embezzlement by a fiduciary.
Via says the investigation is ongoing.
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