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Hearing set for ex-museum employee in Staunton

Monday - 8/19/2013, 9:12am  ET

STAUNTON, Va. (AP) -- A plea hearing is set in Staunton for a former Frontier Culture Museum employee accused of taking almost $40,000 from the agency.

Forty-year-old Michael L. Sutton of Grottoes is scheduled to appear in Staunton Circuit Court at 2 p.m. Monday.

A Staunton grand jury indicted Sutton in April on charges of embezzlement and obtaining money by false pretenses.

Sutton is the museum's former marketing and sales director.

The News Leader reports ( ) that some of the charges date to 2009.


Information from: The News Leader,

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