Steelworker Boss Gets Probations For Stealing To Go To Stanley Cup


One must wonder if the hockey game was worse the hassle…

A one-time top United Steelworkers official from Butler County was spared prison time but will serve 2 years’ probation for embezzling union funds.
Charles Rocha, 44, of Cranberry Township was also ordered to pay a $2,000 fine as part of his sentence handed down Tuesday in federal court in Pittsburgh.
Rocha, pleaded guilty in March to pilfering $418.68 in union funds to cover expenses related to a 2009 trip to Detroit to attend an NHL Stanley Cup game, according to court documents
Rocha is the former national political director of the USW International, headquartered in Pittsburgh.

Read the rest at The Cranbury Eagle.


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