- Associated Press - Thursday, July 9, 2015

FOREST GROVE, Ore. (AP) - A former president of Forest Grove Little League Softball has turned himself in after learning there was probably cause for his arrest in connection to funds that went missing from the team.

The Oregonian reports (https://is.gd/mWvr6D) that 38-year-old Esteban “Steve” Aleman turned himself in Wednesday. He is accused of spending $4,500 on non-league business, including ATM withdrawals and equipment for a separate youth softball league he is involved with.

Current league president Greg Peters says that money is about a third of the organization’s annual budget. Peters contacted police after their treasurer noticed unusual charges on the league credit card statements in March.

Aleman was taken to Washington County Jail, where he was booked on theft charges.


Information from: The Oregonian, https://www.oregonlive.com

Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times is switching its third-party commenting system from Disqus to Spot.IM. You will need to either create an account with Spot.im or if you wish to use your Disqus account look under the Conversation for the link "Have a Disqus Account?". Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.


Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide