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Barth prison assignment to be released soon

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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - The man accused of stealing hundreds of thousands of dollars from local charities will soon learn where he will spend the next four years of his life.

The announcement of a federal correctional facility where Paul Barth, 55, will serve his time was expected to released Thursday.

Barth, former chief of the McMahan Fire Protection District, pled guilty to stealing nearly $200,000 from the Crusade for Children and the fire department.

He was sentenced to almost four years in prison and ordered to pay back all the money.

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