Gallatin Co. school resource officer arrested for stealing school funds

by Aaron Price
by Aaron Price

5/12/2022 | 8:16 p.m.

GALLATIN COUNTY - A local school resource officer was arrested on multiple charges for stealing funds from the school he was sworn to protect.

According to Illinois State Police, Gallatin County Sheriff’s Office School Resource Officer (SRO), Bryan J.C. Hargrave was arrested and charged with Official Misconduct and Theft.

He is accused of stealing funds from a lockbox used by the auto mechanic class at Gallatin County School.

Hargrave was charged with Official Misconduct (Class 3 Felony) and Theft (Class 4 Felony). Hargrave was transported to Saline County Jail where he posted $20,000 bond, 10% to apply. No further information is available at this time.

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