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Kevin Jackson (age 58) 91 Jenkins Street Providence, RI P1-2016-2197A
The Statewide Grand Jury reported out an indictment charging Kevin Jackson with two counts of unlawful appropriation, one count of embezzlement, one count of filing a false document with a government entity, and one count of personal use of campaign funds.
It is alleged that on or about diverse dates between October 21, 2014 and July 31, 2015, Jackson unlawfully appropriated campaign finance contributions. It is further alleged that on or about September 17, 2013, Jackson filed false campaign finance reports with the Rhode Island Board of Elections, and on or about dates between October 21, 2014 and July 31, 2015, he used campaign finance contributions for personal use.
Further, it is alleged that on or about dates between January 1, 2009 and January 26, 2016, Jackson embezzled funds from the Providence Cobras Track and Field Club, and on or about dates between July 13, 2013 and January 26, 2016, he unlawfully appropriated funds from the Track and Field Club.
The Rhode Island State Police conducted the investigation. Jackson is schedule dot be arraigned in Providence County Superior Court on August 10, 2016.