Ex-U of I band director Robert Rumbelow pleads guilty to stealing musical instruments

Robert Rumbelow

January 15, 2014 2:08:06 PM PST
The former director of bands at the University of Illinois has pleaded guilty to charges of stealing musical instruments from the school and he's been sentenced to a form of probation.

Robert Rumbelow pleaded guilty to one count of felony theft.

He was sentenced to two years of probation.

According to prosecutors, 48-year-old Rumbelow stole tens of thousands of dollars worth of instruments in 2012 and sold them.