Southern Vermont College

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11:15 pm
Thu February 21, 2013

Former Acting College President Kills Self

Edward H. Everett Mansion at Southern Vermont College
Credit Jared C. Benedict/Wikimedia Commons

The former acting president of Southern Vermont College has killed himself after being accused of embezzling $400,000 from the school.

Vermont State Police say James Beckwith was found dead in his home Wednesday of a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

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