Former Teamsters treasurer pleads guilty to embezzling

December 13, 2010: A former secretary-treasurer for a local Teamsters Union has pleaded guilty to embezzling union funds over a three-year period, the U.S. Attorney's office said Friday.

Mark Winfield Tracy, 65, faces up to five years in prison and a $250,000 fine when he is sentenced March 7, spokeswoman Natalie Collins said in a statement.

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