Two businessmen who embezzled millions receive two and three years in prison, respectively.
John Struna, sentenced to three years, plays the lotto to repay the $2.3M he stole from Taupa Lithuanian CU and wins $1M.
CLEVELAND — Alex R. Spirikaitis, the central figure of the $15 million fraud scheme that led to the collapse of the Taupa Lithuanian Credit Union, was sentenced to 130 months in federal prison Dec. 1 by U.S. District Court James S. Gwin in Cleveland.
CLEVELAND — Taupa Lithuanian CEO sentenced to prison. New details emerge about weapons cache.
CLEVELAND - Michael Ruksenas was sentenced Friday to 17 months in prison for stealing more than $480,000. The family relationship was revealed in court.
Former Taupa Lithuanian Credit Union CEO pleads guilty in court appearance.
Federal prosecutors pieced together a massive fraud scheme that siphoned $15 million over 17 years.
CLEVELAND—Former Taupa Lithuanian CEO could face 30 years in prison and a $1 million fine.
Bookkeeper Vytas Apanavicius charged with embezzling $1M in NSF scheme.
Court documents say conspirators include three employees and three members of the failed Taupa Lithuanian Credit Union of Cleveland.