Waterloo Village Justice facing criminal charges

Updated: 07/08/2014 11:45 AM
Created: 07/08/2014 11:10 AM WHEC.com

A Waterloo Village Justice is facing a slew of charges after investigators say he lied about being attacked outside the village courthouse last August.

Roger Barto faces a total of nine criminal charges including five felonies for lying about that attack. The charges include insurance fraud, grand larceny and defrauding the government. He’s also accused of stealing gas from the Village of Waterloo in April.

His arrest follows a 10-month investigation.

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