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Mickey O. Martin (mug shot GCSO)
Mickey O. Martin was supposed to be paying bills as the Executive Director of the Springfield Association of the Blind, however authorities say he stole at least $25,000 from the charity.

According to investigators, the alleged theft of funds was reported when board members discovered that outstanding bills Martin was in charge of paying were delinquent.
 Detectives think Martin stole money between Jan. 1, 2004, and Oct. 1, 2007.After further investigation, it was discovered that Martin had authorized checks to himself and other persons/and businesses that weren't connected to the Springfield Association of the Blind.

UPDATE - 05-13-11:

The charges against Martin were dismissed by the state as Martin met the conditions of deferred prosecution.