Locomotive Engineers Treasurer in Michigan Sentenced for Embezzlement

blet-logoOn March 10, Charles Bohanan, former secretary-treasurer of Division 1 of the Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen (BLET), was sentenced to three years of supervised release and ordered to pay $18,074.23 in restitution and a $100 special assessment. The union is located in Petersburg, south of Ann Arbor. Bohanan pleaded guilty last November following an investigation by the U.S. Labor Department’s Office of Labor-Management Standards. (OLMS, 3/23/09).