Former Zebulon Attorney Placed In Federal Custody
Posted August 23, 2005 6:42 a.m. EDT
ZEBULON, N.C. — A former Zebulon lawyer facing embezzlement charges is now in federal custody.
The Wake County District Attorney's office said Johnathan Koffa was out on bail while trying to work out a plea deal with U.S. attorneys.
Koffa missed a meeting with federal authorities and was picked up. He is scheduled to be in federal court next week.
Koffa is accused of embezzling nearly $500,000 from his clients.