Governor Pence Confirms Allegations Against 122nd Commander

Published 04/29 2014 10:33PM

Updated 04/30 2014 08:18AM

 Serious allegations have surfaced, accusing the commander of the local 122nd Wing of overspending Hoosier tax dollars.              

WFFT is just beginning our investigation into these claims after an anonymous tip into our newsroom detailed specific examples of misappropriating funds.

Governor Mike Pence (R-Indiana), confirmed that Col. Augustine was cleared of any wrongdoing during an investigation conducted last year.  However, Governor Pence did acknowledge these latest allegations.   

“I’m aware of the allegations and aware that prior allegations were fully investigated and I’m very confident that the National Guard will conduct an appropriate inquiry into the latest allegations and deal with those in a manner that will confirm the integrity the National Guard in the State of Indiana,” said Governor Mike Pence. 

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