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Turtle Lake casino employee charged with embezzlement


BARRON COUNTY (WQOW) - An employee of the casino in Turtle Lake faces federal charges of embezzlement.

Leva Oustigoff Jr., Cumberland was indicted by a federal grand jury in Madison Wednesday.

The U.S. Attorney's office says he allegedly embezzled more than $72,000 between 2015 and 2018.

He is charged with eight counts, with a maximum possible penalty of 160 years prison time.

Keith Edwards

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Keith grew up in the Village of Lake Hallie, attending Chippewa Falls schools where he started pursuing his broadcasting education.

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