Ex-Briarcliff Manor fire chief pleads guilty to embezzlementPosted: Updated:
The former fire chief of Briarcliff Manor has pleaded guilty to embezzlement.
Officials say 51-year-old Robert Michael Garcia, of Ossining, admitted to stealing more than $120,000 from the fire department.
He did it over a four-year period by writing out about 150 checks to himself.
He is expected to be sentenced in August, and could face up to ten years in prison.