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Former Speedway Official Accused of Misappropriating Funds

Kenneth Harris is accused of using city money to pay for personal items and cell phone bills.

SPEEDWAY, Ind. -- A former Speedway official is accused of misappropriating thousands of dollars’ worth of city funds.

A special investigation report filed Monday by the state cites dozens of instances between January 1, 2012, and December 31, 2015, where Kenneth Harris had used or not correctly recorded the use of city funds. 

According to the audit, Harris owes the city of Speedway almost $20,000 for undocumented purchases, cell phone bills and other expenses. Harris is also being charged for the cost of the investigation into his charges.  

The report includes undocumented credit card purchases cell phone, travel and reimbursement expenses and over-contributions to his Health Spending Account.

You can view the full Summary of Charges here.

 (Photo by Valeriya Potapova/Thinkstock.)

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