Illinois State Police say a local deputy has been charged for stealing from a local school. On May 12th Gallatin County Sheriff’s Office School resource Officer 35 year old Bryan J.C. Hargrave of Shawneetown, was arrested for Official Misconduct and Theft. A request from the Gallatin County Sheriff’s Department was made for the ISP to investigate the situation after funds from a lockbox used by the auto mechanic class went missing. Hargrave was charged with Official Misconduct which is a Class 3 Felony and Theft, a Class 4 Felony.
Hargrave was transported to the Saline County Jail where he posted bail. No other information is available at this time.