CHATTANOOGA (WDEF) – John Brian Markee, 47, turned himself into Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office Detectives Friday after the Hamilton County Grand Jury handed down an indictment charging him with one count of theft over $10,000.00.
The indictment came after a five month investigation conducted by the Hamilton County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigation Division.
Detectives investigated an allegation that Markee, who was the President of the Hidden Harbor Home Owner’s Association, had embezzled money from the association.
The Hamilton County Grand Jury who issued the indictment after detectives presented their findings.
Markee’s bond is set at $5,000.00.