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School Board member and Township Supervisor Arrested –

November 10, 2014   ·   1 Comments



From the Paxton-Record:

PAXTON — A longtime Paxton-Buckley-Loda school board member and Button Township supervisor has been arrested on allegations he did not disclose his financial relationship with businesses hired to complete work for the township and school district.

Illinois State Police arrested Dean Swan, 52, of rural Paxton, for official misconduct, a Class 3 felony; and violating the Public Officer Prohibited Activities Act, a Class 4 felony.

Swan has been released from the Ford County Jail after posting – continue reading…

Photo by Ford County Sheriff's Department

Photo from Paxton-Record and by Ford County Sheriff’s Department


Readers Comments (1)

  1. jmkraft says:

    WOW! Class 3 and Class 4 Felony charges over conflicts of interest…go figure.


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