SENTENCING DATE: Wasendorf Faces Judge
The former CEO of Peregrine Financial will be sentenced Thursday.
Russell Wasendorf Sr. faces up to 50 years in prison for embezzling $200 million from customer funds and making false income statements.
Wasendorf’s court appearance is scheduled for 9 a.m. at the federal courthouse in Cedar Rapids.
He has been behind bars since he plead guilty to the charges in September of 2012.