Former president of Tonkawa Tribe enters guilty plea over theft
Posted: Tuesday, June 5, 2012
Anthony E Street, the former president of the Tonkawa Tribe
of Oklahoma, pleaded guilty to a theft scheme.
Street, 48, admitted that he and two other tribal leaders wrote themselves checks from the tribe's general fund.
The amount came to over $500,000, the U.S. Attorney's Office said in a press release.
Gordon L Warrior, who served as vice president, and Dawena Pappan, who served as secretary-treasurer, previously pleaded guilty for their roles in the scheme.
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Press Release: Former President of Tonkawa Tribe Pleads Guilty to Tribal Embezzlement Conspiracy
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Ex-Okla. tribe official pleads guilty to conspiracy
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