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11:53 am
Thu April 3, 2014

June Trial Date Set for Former U of L Official Charged With Stealing $2.8 Million

A June 3 trial date has been set for the former executive director of University of Louisville's Department of Family and Geriatric Medicine.

Perry Chadwick Vaughn is accused of stealing $2.8 million in patient payments and other funds over a six-year period.

The 36 year old Vaughn was indicted by a federal grand jury in Louisville on Wednesday. He also is accused of failing to report $2.4 million in income and laundering money through luxury vehicles, real estate, luxury vacations and a $9,000 necklace.

Vaughn, who lives in Sellersburg, Ind., pleaded not guilty. If convicted, he faces up to 55 years in prison and a maximum fine of $1.25 million.

Vaughn is free on a $25,000 bond.