Hiwassee man accused of embezzling money from City of Radford account

Courtesy: MGN Online
(Courtesy: MGN Online)

ROANOKE, Va. (WDBJ7) A Hiwassee man is accused of embezzling money from a City of Radford account.

Randy Hopkins, 53, is charged with two misdemeanor counts of embezzlement.

Hopkins is scheduled to be arraigned at 1 p.m. July 21.

The charges stem from an investigation by the Radford City Police Department into the misuse of funds from a City of Radford account.

Hopkins is on leave from his position with the City of Radford's Department of Public Works. It’s not clear what department he worked with.