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Former Gene Autry Museum Director Due in Court Accused of Embezzlement

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CARTER COUNTY, OK -- A preliminary hearing has been set for a Texoma man accused of embezzlement and taking items from a museum.

The Carter County Court Clerk's Office says the hearing for Elvin Sweeten will happen November 1st.

Sweeten is the former director of the Gene Autry Museum.

Gene Autry mayor, Kyle Lawson says through an audit, they discovered almost $200,000 and several items missing from the facility.

The Gene Autry Museum closed about a year ago.

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