Former AGH/FVM director Gerry Huddleston guilty of theft and forgery

Photo courtesy of Inside Ottawa Valley
Photo courtesy of Inside Ottawa Valley

Former AGH/FVM Foundation Executive Director Gerry Huddleston was convicted on November 17 of theft and forgery in a Smith Falls courtroom. The presiding judge, Peter Wright simply did not believe Mr. Huddleston’s version of events, calling him a “terrible witness. Mr. Huddleston is convicted of stealing $4,000 from the foundation, the proceeds of a raffle held by Shoppers Drug Mart in Almonte. The money was remitted in cash to the Foundation.

He was also found guilty of knowingly attempting to cause Almonte Bank of Montreal’s Theresa Keil to deal with a forged document. Mr. Huddleston said he was “in shock” after the verdict. Sentencing will take place on January 12, 2016. Read the full story here.