CANTON — An Ogdensburg man charged with stealing approximately $25,000 while working as an Econo Fuels driver in 2011 pleaded to a misdemeanor in St. Lawrence County Court Wednesday before being placed on probation.
Ernest W. Brothers, 41, of 524 Covington St., had his July 2, 2012, guilty plea to felony third-degree grand larceny vacated Wednesday and he pleaded guilty to a reduced count of petit larceny, a misdemeanor.
HODGENVILLE, KY. — A former mayor and city clerk in central Kentucky have pleaded guilty to multiple charges two weeks before their trial was to begin.
The News Enterprise (http://bit.ly/1Abx8K2) reports former Hodgenville Mayor Terry L. Cruse pleaded guilty in Nelson Circuit Court to nine counts of abuse of public trust and two counts of complicity to theft. Charges of theft, violating campaign contribution restrictions and forgery were dismissed.
Diesel fuel went missing from tanks outside a barn in Norfolk County.
The OPP are investigating the theft at property on Norwood Road in Windham. Sometime between Wednesday and Friday last week, someone drove to the rear of the property to storage tanks behind the barn and removed a large quantity of coloured diesel fuel.
The Caldwell County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the suspect or suspects involved in a fuel theft from a local trucking company this week.
Sheriff’s units were dispatched to a theft call from Hudson Trucking on Grooms Lane at 1 p.m. Thursday.
Investigation by Deputy Shawn Young indicated that an unknown person or persons had stolen diesel fuel from several vehicles located on the property.
The thefts are believed to have occurred sometime between the late evening Wednesday, Feb. 4, and the early hours of Feb. 5.
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Creating a level playing field, providing flexibility for retailers and avoiding punitive approaches are three key elements that should be part of any federal data breach legislation, according to an eight-page testimony delivered to Congress yesterday by NACS, the Association for Convenience & Fuel Retailing, and The Society of Independent Gasoline Marketers Association of America (SIGMA).