SCSO Employee Off Job, Charged With ‘Tampering With Records’

CANTON, Ohio (News Talk 1480 WHBC) – A Stark County Sheriff’s Office employee was arraigned on a felony ‘tampering with records’ charge on Friday.

He’s accused in an indictment of improperly handling documents in a way that facilitated a fraud on the sheriff’s office, according to that indictment.

49-year-old Jason Rohr of Jackson Township is on unpaid administrative leave.

A third-party did the investigation, per Sheriff George Maier’s request.

Sheriff Maier in a statement says the department is not at liberty at this time to discuss the specifics of the case.