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Two veteran Caltrain workers accused of theft and embezzlement of more than $40,000

Posted by: on June 21, 2011

Two longtime mechanics with the San Mateo County Transit District have been charged with theft and embezzlement for allegedly stealing more than $40,000 from Caltrain ticket vending machines.

Orvilla Taylor, 59, and Herbert David Todd, 52, removed damaged machines during a dozen service calls and brought them in, ostensibly for repair, investigators said. Both defendants been placed on unpaid administrative leave and are free on $150,000 bail.

An internal audit uncovered discrepancies between amounts deposited in the machines and what Caltrain ultimately collected.

If you or someone you love has been accused of a felony crime, such as theft and embezzlement, please contact our office at (415) 484-0906 or for an immediate consultation.

Source: SF Gate ...

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