Longo charged with embezzlement

WAVELAND — A state grand jury in Hancock County has indicted Mayor Tommy Longo on an embezzlement charge. Longo, who was arrested this morning and is being booked at the Hancock County jail, was charged with converting to his own use a city Fuelman credit card. The grand jury alleges that Longo used the card to put gas in his private vehicle.

The indictment does not say how much fuel Longo charged to the card. and Saturday’s Sun Herald will have more details.