Alex R. Spirikaitis and his lawyer have been given more time to conduct pre-indictment negotiations with federal prosecutors over Spirikaitis’ role in a massive fraud case that led to the collapse of the $23.6 million Taupa Lithuanian Credit Union in Cleveland.
Agency will consolidate decentralized security effort.
Ex-fugitive CEO gets extra month to negotiate before indictments in Taupa Lithuanian case.
Documents now show Taupa Lithuanian FCU case may be one of the largest known thefts from a credit union.
CLEVELAND — CEO had "multiple semi-automatic weapons" and ammunition stored at now-closed credit union.
FBI says Alex Spirikaitis, ex-CEO of Taupa Lithuanian CEO, was arrested Monday afternoon in Cleveland.
Two kitchens, five-and-a-half baths, indoor pool all part of million-dollar Cleveland home seized as search for Alex Spirikaitis continues.
The former board president of the $23.6 million Taupa Lithuanian Credit Union disputed statements made by another former board member to Credit Union Times, and provided new details about the failed credit union’s governance.
Taupa Lithuanian board president says fugitive CEO did not dupe board members, who received clean reports from auditors and examiners.
This preview from our Aug. 14 print edition looks at how board members of the failed credit union say they were misled by fugitive CEO.