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Girard man sentenced for stealing from booster club

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GIRARD, Ohio - A Girard man was sentenced Thursday morning, for stealing more than $20,000 from a high school football team booster club.

Forty-five-year-old James Mullen pleaded guilty to a charge of theft in January and was sentenced to five years probation.

Investigators say that when Mullen was president of the Niles Frontliners he wrote un-authorized checks from the group's bank account.

Frontliners raises money for the Niles McKinley Red Dragons football team.

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