Webster County Sheriff Tim Mitchell pleads guilty to embezzlement, trafficking stolen firearms

Webster County Sheriff Tim Mitchell has pleaded guilty to four of the 10 counts he faces following his arrest in December.

Posted: Jun 12, 2019 11:10 PM
Updated: Jun 12, 2019 11:10 PM

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webster county sheriff pleaded guilty to nearly half the charges he is facing/. this... after nearly 6 months since his arrest... wtva's evan hensley has more on people's reaction... live the circuit court judge down in choctaw county today ordered sheriff tim mitchell to resign as sheriff here in webster county... mug mitchell pleaded guilty to 4 of the 10 counts he is facing... including embezzlement by a public official and the trafficking of stolen fire arms... perp his pleas recomendation was for 20 years, five of those suspended and 15 to serve on one of the counts... with 15 years on the other counts... other counts he is still facing include attempted sexual contact with an inmate and intimidating a witness... reaction i tried to speak with residents here in webster county many of them were too nervous to share their opinions on camera... and on facebook people are saying that people that if you do the drime you do the time... others asking why he hadn't been fired already... live according to a public information officer... she believes that mitchell has turned in his resignation to the board of supervisors... mitchells sentencing will take place in late july reporting live in eupora eh wtva 9 news at chief meteorologist matt
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