State AG to discuss restitution, conviction of former BCSD CFO Brantley Thomas

Berkeley County News

BERKELEY COUNTY, S.C. (WCBD) – The State Attorney General’s Office is expected to speak about restitution and the conviction of former Berkeley County School District CFO Brantley Thomas during a public meeting Tuesday night.

In 2017, Thomas was indicted on 20 counts by a federal grand jury and 15 counts by a state grand jury for fraud, embezzlement, money laundering, receiving kickbacks and forgery. He later pleaded guilty to embezzling more than $800,000 from the district.

A judge sentenced Thomas to 11 years on state charges and he must also serve 63 months on federal charges.

Count on 2 will have a reporter at this meeting and will bring you the very latest on-air and online.

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