indictment was filed in the Haifa Magistrate's Court on Wednesday
against Tzahi Levy, a 37-year-old Haifa resident and former city archive
employee accused of pocketing nearly a quarter of a million shekels in
scams involving forged checks.
a school maintenance man in Kiryat Shmuel, is charged with aggravated
fraud, aggravated forgery, fraud, breach of trust and attempting to
to the indictment, Levy stole checks belonging to the municipality and
other companies, and pocketed tens of thousands of shekels from Haifa
business owners whom he offered discounts on municipal property taxes.
Levy then used the forged and stolen checks to pay the taxes.