The investigation continues on the possibility of misappropriation of funds by an employee at the Knoxville Raceway. Director of Racing Ralph Capitani says the Marion County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the case and time will tell what the outcome will be. Capitani adds that the investigation will have no affect on the upcoming racing season at the Knoxville Raceway. He chose not to make any further comments on the investigation. The Marion County Sheriff’s office was contacted by a member of the Marion County Fair Board earlier this month about the possibility of raceway employee misappropriating funds. No formal charges have been filed at this time and no names have been released. KNIA KRLS news will bring you more information as soon as it becomes official.
Original Post: 3-11-10 at 4:00pm
Updated: 3-12-10 at 2:00pm