Mecklenburg County Resident Guilty of State Tax Charges

Date: 3/13/2003

RALEIGH -- A Mecklenburg County resident was found guilty Tuesday of tax charges filed by the North Carolina Department of Revenue.

Kenneth Michael Griffin, 45, of 355 Scaleybark Rd., Charlotte, was found guilty March 11, 2003 of five counts of failure to pay state individual income taxes.

Judge Hugh B. Lewis issued Griffin a 45-day suspended sentence and placed him on supervised probation for five years. Griffin was also ordered to pay $18,994.53 in restitution and pay court costs.

The charges against Griffin are the result of efforts by the Department of Revenue Charlotte Office.

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