Ex-DARE officer sentenced for theft

Kirt Wright sentenced for theft in Miami County.  (WDTN Photo)
Kirt Wright sentenced for theft in Miami County. (WDTN Photo)

TROY, Ohio (WDTN) – A former Troy police officer will spend 60 days in jail for stealing from the D.A.R.E. program.

Kirt Wright was handcuffed and walked out of a Miami County courtroom Monday.

He pleaded guilty to stealing $13,000 on a credit card for the anti-drug program.

Wright apologized in court. He must also serve 5 years of probation upon release.

 

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