Thursday, September 13, 2012
Danz Arrested in North Carolina
St. Marys man who was to face charges for allegedly defrauding people and businesses in Elk County out of hundreds of thousands of dollars was picked up Wednesday near Charlotte, North Carolina. 47-year-old Richard Danz is being held in North Carolina awaiting extradition to Pennsylvania. Danz allegedly stole more than $561,000 from the Elk County Humane Society while he was the agency’s treasurer and accountant. Danz is facing charges of theft by disposition of funds, theft of services, theft by unlawful taking and theft by deception.