Russell Co. administrator’s son arrested after allegedly using county credit card

Russell Co. administrator’s son arrested after allegedly using county credit card

RUSSELL COUNTY, Ala. (WTVM) - A Russell County man has been taken into custody after he reportedly used a county credit card from his mother who serves as a Russell County Administrator to make purchases.

Russell County Sheriff Heath Taylor says 30-year-old Kevin Hennessey, Horne’s son, has been charged with three counts of fraudulent use of a credit card. Sheriff Taylor also says his office is continuing to investigate other charges on him related to theft.

At this time, it is believed the credit card was used to make between $400 and $500 worth of purchases.

Sheriff Taylor says they will not be pursuing criminal charges on Horne.

Hennessey is currently out of jail on a $30,000 bond.

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