Ohio Electrical Workers Local Treasurer Charged with Theft

IBEW logoOn November 15, Ronald Karr, former treasurer of International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 2359, was charged in U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio with embezzling funds in the approximate amount of $158,150 from the Sugar Grove, Ohio union. The charge follows a probe by the U.S. Labor Department’s Office of Labor-Management Standards.