WMFD TV

Search Archive WMFD.com News

www.wmfd.com - Worthington Township Trustee Clark Swank testified in his own defense Friday in his Theft in Office trial in Richland County Common Pleas Court. }}" />

   
 
 
Worthington Township Trustee Testifies In His Own Defense
website abortion pill austin tx click here
read here cytotec abortion dosage abortion pill online purchase

Story By: Greg Heindel

 

 

 
 
 
   
   
  Originally Published on: 6/20/2014

Worthington Township Trustee Clark Swank testified in his own defense Friday in his Theft in Office trial in Richland County Common Pleas Court.

The 64-year-old is accused of stealing four-thousand dollars worth of diesel fuel from the township, while using his personal vehicle to check road conditions while serving as the township's road superintendent.

Under direct examination by defense attorney Robert Whitney, Clark testified he kept logs of the mileage he put on his truck for township business, but no logs were kept of fuel consumption.

Under cross examination, assistant prosecutor Deborah Woodward asked Swank if the township allows mileage reimbursement for local travel. He said no, but there's no written policy about it.

Judge James DeWeese is hearing the case without a jury. He will issue his verdict in writing on a future date.

   
  MORE RECENT NEWS
 
Image1 Students from Sherman Elementary School's Leadership Team and residents of DaySpring Richland County Assisted Living Facility enjoyed a cookout with all the trimmings today. Full Story
Image1 Nearly 5 years after closing, Mansfield Motorsports Park will be open for business in June. Full Story
 
Image1 The security entrance at the Richland County Courthouse celebrates its one-year anniversary Friday, having proven itself an effective tool for protecting the building and its employees and visitors. Full Story
Image1 Two Mansfield residents get a rude awakening early Thursday morning, with members of a SWAT team breaking down their doors. Full Story
  MORE NEWS
 

METRICH Drug Sweep Targets 42 Suspects

Community Rallies Around Local Woman Battling Cancer

Learning Through Play at Central Elementary Safety Day

Commissioners Okay Converting Tornado Sirens To Narrow Band

The Black Cyclone returns to Richland County

Local resident launches new swap website

EEOC Mobile Outreach coming to Mansfield June 9

Richland Lithic and Lapidary Show June 6-7

Fit1 CrossFit with Roy Leedy

Public meeting will address future of Galion Depot

More News