North Kingsville councilman Dexter Au was arrested on felony charges on Wednesday night.
The charges against Au were filed in Mercer County, Pa. Au is charged with theft by deception or false impression, a third-degree felony; receiving stolen property, a third;degree felony, and bad checks, a first-degree misdemeanor. He was charged on Oct. 15, per court records.
Au was arrested by the North Kingsville Police Department at 10:26 p.m., Chief Shannon Krenisky said. Au was cooperative when he was arrested, and was transported to the Ashtabula County Jail.
An extradition hearing was held in Eastern County Court this morning, and Au waived extradition, according to court records. The Ashtabula County Sheriff’s Office was ordered to make the arrangements to transfer Au to the custody of Mercer County, according to court records.