Illinois Plumbers Local Business Manager Sentenced for Theft
On September 10, Bill Adrian, former business manager for United Association of Plumbers and Pipefitters Local 101, was sentenced in U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois to a year and a day in prison and three years of supervised release for embezzling funds from a benefit plan sponsored by the Belleville, Ill.-based union. He also will have to pay $102,572.78 in restitution and a $200 special assessment. Adrian pled guilty in May. The actions follow a Labor Department probe.