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Rotarian charged with embezzlement

Posted July 1, 2009 5:55 p.m. EDT

Raleigh police charged the treasurer of a Raleigh rotary club with embezzlement Wednesday.

An arrest warrant alleges that Paul Joseph Stafford, 41, of 1511 Sunday Drive, stole almost $60,000 from Rotary of the Capital City between October 2006 and June 2008.

Stafford was being held in the Wake County jail on $20,000 bond.