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Shelby Township man accused of embezzling $20,000 from youth baseball charity

Joseph Wallace Wolf Jr.
Joseph Wallace Wolf Jr.

SHELBY TOWNSHIP, Mich. – A Shelby Township man is charged with embezzlement as prosecutors say he used money from a non profit organization for his own expenses.

Joseph Wallace Wolf Jr., 51, is accused of taking more than $20,000 from Shelby Township's youth baseball charity between 2012 and 2014.

Prosecutors say Wolf used the money to go on vacation, buy cars and pay his bills. He is charged with five counts of felony embezzlement.