Aug. 22, 2019
CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, VA – Police have arrested a man in connection with embezzlement that occurred at L.C. Bird High School.
Police said David W. Bedwell, 48, used school purchase orders to purchase approximately $5,000 worth of equipment and other items, which he took with him when his employment with the school system ended. Bedwell, of the 2100 block of Hunters Mill Road in Powhatan, was employed as the athletic director at L.C. Bird High School when the purchases were made. The items were recovered and returned to L.C. Bird High School.
On Thursday, Aug. 22, Bedwell was arrested on two counts of embezzlement. He was released on a $3,000 unsecured bond.
Photo: David W. Bedwell