Scottsburg, IN man charged with stealing children's inheritance

Updated: Jan. 27, 2018 at 8:49 AM EST
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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A Scottsburg, Indiana man has been arrested after a seven-month investigation into the theft of thousands of dollars from children.

Indiana State Police arrested Larry Paul, 45, on Friday.

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Investigators said Paul stole more than $50-thousand dollars from two children who were left in his care after one of their parents died.

The money was left to the children as part of their inheritance, ISP said.

Paul was charged with two counts of theft. He was booked into the Scott County Jail.

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