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Former Hospital Facilities Director Sentenced to 14 Months in Prison for Improper Use of Purchasing Card

August 7, 2013

PITTSBURGH, Pa. - A resident of Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, has been sentenced in federal court to 14 months incarceration and 3 years supervised release on his conviction of wire fraud, United States Attorney David J. Hickton announced today.

Senior United States District Judge Maurice B. Cohill imposed the sentence on Timothy L. Mangis, 49, of Imperial, PA.

According to the information presented to the court, Mangis, the former Facilities Director at Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC, unlawfully used a UPMC P-card to obtain merchandise, including auto repair services for his cars, and electronic equipment and building materials at retailers such as Pep Boys, Home Depot and Best Buy for personal use. Unauthorized use of the P- card exceeded $70,000 as determined by the Government.

Assistant United States Attorney Gregory C. Melucci prosecuted this case on behalf of the government.

U.S. Attorney Hickton commended the United States Secret Service for the investigation leading to the successful prosecution of Timothy L. Mangis.

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