A man has pleaded not guilty to embezzling from Rome’s Local 518.

Gary Barner was indicted in federal court for allegedly embezzling $10,000 from Rome’s United Steelworkers of America Local 518, the National Legal and Policy Center is reporting.

Barner was arraigned Sept. 18 and pleaded not guilty.

According to the indictment, the alleged theft occurred between 2004 and 2006.

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