Kinloch

Tax rate audit
10:41 am
Fri December 23, 2011

Audit finds rates in six St. Louis-area taxing districts are too high

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A statewide review of tax rates issued today by Missouri auditor Tom Schweich finds that residents in six St. Louis-area districts are paying too much in property taxes.

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Kinloch, Mo.
11:25 am
Fri November 18, 2011

Kinloch mayor sentenced to 21 months in prison, restitution payment for three federal charges

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Back in August, Kinloch, Mo. mayor Keith Conway pled guilty to three federal charges and news today comes regarding his punishment.

According to a press release from the U.S. Attorney's Office of the Eastern District of Missouri, Conway was sentenced to 21 months in jail and must pay restitution of $62,429 on charges of using city funds for personal expenses. The sentence was also due to Conway's attempt to "to influence Kinloch City Officials to provide false information to federal law enforcement about the criminal charges pending against him."

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Kinloch, Mo.
10:15 am
Tue August 23, 2011

Updated: Kinloch mayor pleads guilty to three federal charges

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Updated 11:39 a.m. with story including guilty plea

The mayor of the impoverished St. Louis County town of Kinloch faces sentencing in November after pleading guilty to three federal charges.

Keith Conway admitted in his plea that he used city money for things such as Caribbean cruises, a time-share condominium in Florida and even to pay electric bills and delinquent income taxes.

He was indicted in the spring for wire fraud, federal program theft and witness tampering.

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Kinloch, Mo.
10:16 am
Fri June 3, 2011

Superseding indictment placed on Kinloch, Mo. mayor for witness tampering

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Updated at 12:47 p.m. June 3:

According to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Conway has now also been put on house arrest "for distributing packets to aldermen declaring his innocence despite a judge's orders to avoid city hall and contact with municipal officials."

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A little over  a week after Kinloch, Mo. mayor Keith Conway was indicted on charges that he embezzled city money for personal use, Conway has been issued a superseding indictment for witness tampering.

The witness tampering charge is on top of the two previous charges, one felony count of Wire Fraud and one felony count of Federal Program Theft.

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Kinloch, Mo.
9:56 am
Mon May 23, 2011

Kinloch, Mo. mayor indicted for embezzlement of city funds

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The location of Kinloch, Mo. Kinloch's mayor, Keith Conway, has been indicted on charges that he embezzled city funds.

The mayor of Kinloch, Mo. in St. Louis County is now facing charges that he embezzled city money for personal use.

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