BREAKING: Former Wico. Co. Humane Society director pleads guilty to theft

SALISBURY, Md. – Former Wicomico County Humane Society director Aaron Balsamo plead guilty to a charge of theft scheme in court Wednesday morning.

As part of the guilty plea, he is being sentenced to ten years, with all but 90 days suspended. He was also ordered to pay $562.22 per month for 60 months in order to recover the $58,733.51 he stole from the humane society, and has been ordered no contact with the humane society.

Balsamo was first placed on leave in August 2018, and an active investigation into the alleged theft began in October. He was officially indicted earlier this year.

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