Sundance Times - Continuing the Crook County News Since 1884

From Wyoming News Exchange Newspapers 

Wyoming News Briefs


February 14, 2019

Scout leader arrested on suspicion of stealing from troops

GILLETTE (WNE) — A local Boy Scout leader is accused of stealing $31,000 from Gillette Scout troops between April and November, skimming money from popcorn fundraisers and troop accounts, said Gillette Police Detective Julianne Witham.

After a two-month police investigation, Jason Barnum, 41, was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of three counts of theft greater than $1000 and obtaining goods by false pretenses, all felonies.

The Greater Wyoming Council, which oversees dozens of Boy Scout troops in the state and is located in Caspe...

For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.


Our Family of Publications Includes:

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2020

Rendered 07/23/2020 23:20