Release Date: Dec 6, 2012
Larimer County Sheriff's Office
John Schulz, Public Information Officer
Todd Steichen, DOB: 012264, former superintendent at the Town of Estes Park’s Light & Power utility, has been arrested for Embezzlement of Public Property (F5).
It is alleged that Mr. Steichen made arrangements for leftover copper wire to be sold and the money used to pay for a project party as well as bonuses for non-town employees doing work for the utility. This was done without the approval of the Utilities Director and did not follow town policies.