Mark Hazelwood sentenced to 12.5 years for stealing $10,405,836 from customers of Pilot Flying J
Mark Hazelwood (right), Jimmy Haslam, Pilot CEO (left), person is middle is unidentified.
For stealing $10,405,836 from customers of Pilot Flying J, Mark Hazelwood was sentenced to 12.5 years in prison. He was former President and right-hand man of Jimmy Haslam, Pilot’s CEO and owner of the pro football team, Cleveland Browns.
The one-page court record of Mark Hazelwood’s 12 and a half year prison sentence is linked here:
Prosecutors anticipate charging 25 more persons in Pilot Flying J criminal conspiracy:
"I will be appealing my conviction. I do proclaim my innocence. We should have had policies and procedures to prevent this. We didn't. I'm truly sorry”, said Mark Hazelwood, former President of Pilot Flying J.
Hazelwood was found guilty of stealing $10,405,836 from customers.
Updated Oct. 4th, 2018
Former Pilot employees Scott “Scooter” Wombold and Heather Jones were sentenced today. Wombold was sentenced to six years. Jones got two years and nine months.
“Scooter” was Pilot’s former V.P. Jones used to be one of their Regional Account Representatives.