State investigating ‘misappropriations of insurance premiums’ at Milledgeville mayor’s business

MILLEDGEVILLE, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – The GBI and the Georgia Department of Insurance will work together to investigate allegations made against Milledgeville Mayor Richard Bentley.

According to Eve Rodgers with the GBI office in Milledgeville, the two agencies are investigating “allegations of misappropriations of insurance premiums” made against Bentley while he was employed with Wilkinson Insurance Agency.

Rodgers could not release details about the allegations. She adds these allegations were not made during his role as mayor.

This comes after a customer filed a police report citing “possible fraud.”

Glenn Allen with the Georgia Insurance Department says his office is still investigating.

41NBC reached out to Milledgeville City Attorney for comment, but have not received a call back.

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