Foundation alleges county misconduct
Tuesday, March 4, 2014 — The Grace Foundation of El Dorado Hills, Calif. has filed a complaint with the Lassen County Sheriff’s Office alleging grand theft, embezzlement and willful abandonment of horses by Lassen County officials.
According to a press release from the Grace Foundation, the nonprofit received proof the horses removed from Whispering Pines on Highway 36 in 2011 are part of a criminal investigation and are evidence for a criminal trial.
The Grace Foundation alleges Lassen County officials, including district attorney Bob Burns, have denied the claims for more than two years to avoid the $1.7 million …
For the full story and photos, read the March 4, 2014 edition of the Lassen County Times.