12/11/07

UMW dues-embezzler headed to Club Fed

Danny Beyser, 52, of Moundsville was found guilty in federal court on Monday for embezzling union funds. Beyser was indicted back in June for embezzling funds from Local Union 1638 of the United Mine Workers of America between June of 2002 and June of 2005. Beyser was the financial secretary during that time period.

He will be sent to jail for a year and will have a supervised release of three years. Beyser will have to pay over $50,000 back to the union.

Beyser pled guilty on October 2nd to the charge of embezzling union funds. The union lost over $83,000. Beyser is currently free on bond and will report himself to his designated federal prison.

(wtrf.com)

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