Former Ohio Teamsters Local President Pleads Guilty

On September 3, Daniel Graves, former president of International Brotherhood of Teamsters Local 1224 in Wilmington, Ohio, pleaded guilty in Clinton County Court of Common Pleas to persistently disorderly conduct. He then was sentenced to 30 days incarceration to be suspended pending good behavior. Graves had been indicted in April on one count of theft in the amount of $2,867.42. The guilty plea and sentencing follow an investigation by the U.S. Labor Department’s Office of Labor-Management Standards.