Beloit Official Pleads To Federal Embezzlement Charge

2/18/12 – Former Beloit public works supervisor Tom Kosier has pleaded guilty to federal charges of stealing city property and making unauthorized purchases. Kosier entered his plea in Madison federal court last week and his sentencing is scheduled for May 9th. He allegedly charged up to a million dollars when he bought lawn mowers, water heaters, furnaces and many other others. Federal agents arrested Kosier at a rented vacation home in Maui last August.