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Former assistant stole millions from Gilbert Arenas

Former assistant stole millions from Gilbert Arenas

A federal jury in Orlando on Wednesday found a personal assistant to former Magic guard Gilbert Arenas guilty of stealing more than $2 million from Arenas while he was playing in the NBA. U.S. Attorney A. Lee Bentley III announced that John A. White, 40, of Windermere, was found guilty of 11 counts of wire fraud and four counts of filing a false tax-related document. He faces a maximum penalty of 20 years in federal prison for each wire fraud count and up to three years for each false document charge. White was indicted on April 9, 2015. His sentencing hearing is scheduled for Nov. 19. White was employed as the personal assistant to Arenas from 2006-2012, according to the evidence...

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