Ex-Bellwood official Roy McCampbell released on $500K bond

August 21, 2012 (BELLWOOD, Ill.)

Roy McCampbell entered his plea during his first court appearance Tuesday morning.

Prosecutors say McCampbell wrote his own contracts, padded his salary and gave himself additional sick days.

The village of Bellwood is also suing McCampbell, saying he used taxpayer money to boost his pension.

McCampbell was released on a $500,000 bond.

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