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Former Covington Finance Director Pleads Guilty

Former Covington Finance Director Pleads Guilty

(Covington) Covington’s Former Finance Director Robert Due pleaded guilty Thursday to all charges against him. He’s accused of embezzling almost $800,000 from the city between 2010 and 2013. He was charged with 12 counts of criminal possession of a forged instrument, one count of theft by deception, one count of abuse of public trust and one count of unlawful access to a computer. Due faced up to 20 years in prison, but got a plea deal that would send him away to prison for 15 years. He also must pay $793, 127 in restitution. 

 

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