Governor French Academy http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Man admits defrauding southern Ill. church, school http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/man-admits-defrauding-southern-ill-church-school <p>Sentencing is scheduled for next spring for a southwestern Illinois man who&#39;s admitted using schemes involving leased copy machines to defraud a school, a church and community groups.</p><p>Forty-nine-year-old Kevin Welch of Altamont pleaded guilty Monday in federal court in East St. Louis to charges of mail fraud and engaging in a fraudulent financial transaction involving more than $10,000.</p><p>Authorities say the fraud took place from 2001 to 2009.</p> Tue, 29 Nov 2011 18:07:36 +0000 The Associated Press 2564 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Man admits defrauding southern Ill. church, school