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Charges recommended for embezzlement of little league funds

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MADISON (WKOW) --- Madison Police are recommending charges be filed against Stephen L. Verhage, 59 of Madison,  for multiple counts of theft and fraudulent writings.  All charges are felony charges.

In November 2012 Madison Police Department received complaints regarding embezzled funds from the Kennedy Little League baseball organization.  The complaints showed fraudulent activity dating back to 2005.

Madison Police Department has now ended their investigation and determined that approximately $200,000 of Kennedy Little League funds were misappropriated by Verhage, the former President.

The investigation has been forwarded to the Dane County District Attorney's Office.

Kennedy Little League has 60 baseball teams and serves over 650 local children.
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