Pickett County man arrested for stealing from a Disabled American Veterans fund

Byrdstown, TN (WDEF) – Tennessee Bureau of Investigation agents arrested former DAV Commander Glen Williams for theft over $60,000 Wednesday.

The TBI started investigating missing funds from the Honor Guard financial account of the Hull-York chapter of the Disabled American Veterans in Byrdstown last August.

They found the theft happened over a number of years started in December of 2013.

Agents determined that 65-year-old Williams was responsible for the thefts.

He resigned from his position.

Williams was indicted by the Pickett County Grand Jury Monday.

He’s at the Pickett County Jail under a $100,000 bond.

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